A Modest Madness Proposal: Walk Off the Court
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Slate's Josh Levin has an idea: at the moment of tip-off for the first game in this year's March Madness, the players should walk off the court in protest over the NCAA's refusal to compensate players while making huge amounts of money from TV and merchandising deals. We discuss his proposal, and whether you'll be watching the games through a corporate lens.
Looking for alternatives to the big-money NCAA bracket? The Brian Lehrer Show is locked in a battle with Studio 360 in KPCC's Public Radio Madness bracket. Vote for us now! And, of course, there's WNYC's Bodeca Cat Bracket. We are still looking for pictures submissions as we try to find NYC's best bodega cat.