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On football, fussbal and futbol [Commentary]
On football, fussbal and futbol [Commentary]

When the National Football League draft kicks off Thursday night, last year's worst teams will get to pick first — and ostensibly best — under a principle that's guided the draft since its inception in 1936: that there should be competitive parity among teams. It's an equality model that we can't achieve in our economy — something Europeans delight in pointing out. And it's exactly opposite the approach used "across the pond," where the abilities of their professional football teams — soccer to Americans — can vary widely. Germans in particular are far more tolerant of football inequality than the U.S. "Bayern...