weams Posted July 13, 2015 Share Posted July 13, 2015 http://ftw.usatoday.com/2015/07/john-oliver-reminds-us-all-just-how-awful-publicly-financed-stadium-deals-can-be No wonder they need to grow grass in that Toronto Dome. The controversy over public funding being used to play for sports stadiums isn't new, but as the Milwaukee Bucks continue to threaten to move the team if they don't receive public funding for a new arena, here's another good reminder from John Oliver of some of the worst deals that taxpayers have received. The whole thing is always a bit infuriating and can be summed up in one line from Oliver regarding the Marlins' stadium deal:"This is all about the money son, the money." Warning: There's some NSFW language in the video Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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