An HFTE Investigation: What If American Sports Used Metric? by PolkPanther Posted on January 16, 2013 I shudder at the thought. (click to embiggen) About PolkPanther PolkPanther is the Thornton Melon Distinguished Chair of Economics at Grand Lakes University. Follow him on Twitter @polkpanther. View all posts by PolkPanther → This entry was posted in An HFTE Investigation, Polk Panther and tagged baseball, football, merica, metric, nascar, stupid canada. Bookmark the permalink.