CNBC took a trip to Dallas this week and taped a segment of a reporter quizzing the Super Bowl participants about political and finance topics. As you might expect, the players failed. But that doesn't depress me. I want my team to know how to twist, stunt, catch, and pass like it's, well, their job. I don't care that they can't correctly tell you what Procter and Gamble does, or that they think Apple stock is cheaper than an actual apple. I don't care.
What depresses me more is that CNBC is trying to exploit the greatest game of the year and its players. Listen CNBC reporter, don't you realize we don't want you to taint our sports enjoyment with video of you asking pro jocks what the "Tea Party" is?
With that said, here's the funny segment: