By Stan Guthrie
How can I—in the midst of the professional baseball and soccer seasons, with the basketball and hockey championships underway, and football training camps right around the corner—utter such heresy in sports-crazed America? How can I pour dirt on a worldwide industry that can dictate social policy and that is worth as much as $620 billion?
Perhaps you think I overstate. Perhaps you wouldn’t if you considered a few facts.