Aside from the fact that I am a big baseball fan, my wife loves eBay, and consumer-driven health care happens to be my field of employment, I would say – nothing! At least that is what I would have said yesterday.

I am a Yankees fan. I know very little about eBay. And I work in the health insurance arena. In other words, I am not very popular at cocktail parties. What I did not realize, however, until listening to a presentation today, is that these three seemingly independent subjects can provide very interesting commentary on the state of consumerism in our industry.

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