I meant the US as well. Not sure what the answer is ever going to be, but if we continue the way it is I'm afraid it is always going to be with us. The fact is it is big business and governments are involved. Not much hope from my end on seeing many changes.
Like baseball, at what point in time does the average fan just throw the arms up and say enough. Apparently never. Many have accepted or view it as entertainment. Like my brother has always said, if you think about anything long enough you will eventually rationalize the behavior as acceptable.