With almost half the season in the books, the Lakers continue to revel in mediocrity. They are currently eleventh in a loaded western conference, a whopping 12.5 games behind the Clippers, their Staples Center co-tenants. In the latest edition of Voice of the Nation: Fastbreak, David Brickley and Jason Riley try to make sense of a season that is starting to slip away… and have a little bit of fun at the Lakers expense in the process.