Fear not, Cleveland. You've lost LeBron James. But you've gained something, too. In hearing 'farewell' from the world's most talented basketball player, you join a long but familiar list.
I've left this note for you as a public service. Three hundred years from now, when you study the things that dominated American thought in the summer of 2010, I suspect one pressing question will rise above all others: Who the heck was LeBron James?