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11/11/2013 08:08 am ET

TWENTY STEPS TO GET A FREE STADIUM

AP

Let's say you want your own stadium, because who doesn't want their own stadium? They're big, shiny, and fit a lot of people. But you don't want an affordable stadium, like some antiquated, abandoned dome that costs less than most New York City apartments. You want a state-of-the-art, modern structure. You may be able to afford a billion dollar stadium -- lucky you! -- but why bother spending your own money when it's just so easy to have someone else pay for it instead? I mean, as the old saying I'm just making up now goes: it takes other people's money to make money.

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