Football (the real deal) aka soccer is what the US does not get. And US politics is what the world does not get. Eight years of misery and John McCain still gets a stinking chance in hell becoming the president even as he has aided and abetted the Bush regime to the utmost. Even as is his presidency will result in saving only those who don't remember how many homes they possess. Hello, Ohio!
Can a ball and the cult of personality ever be intertwined? According to Werner Heisenberg, football aka soccer will never be popular in the US till Barack Obama is elected. Niels Bohr take a hike! Russell Brand tries his darndest but every time you have to explain yourself to something so instinctual, you've lost the race.