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Our Moral Betters In The NBA

But I’m dubious about this: “The thing is, LeBron, we’ve come to expect more of you. You’re obviously an intelligent person, a compassionate person and a socially conscious person. At this point in your life and career, it’s part of your brand.”

I don’t have much experience with Mr. James, hating the sport that he plays as I do, but it is not at all obvious to me that he’s an intelligent person. I don’t think he’s getting the big bucks for his brain.

[Update a while later]

[Mid-morning update]

[Afternoon update]

Yes, Mr. James, all you had to say was that “America is a free country.” But you’re a dumb ass.

[Update a while later]

Treacher: Why should I care what he thinks about China, or anything?