Its a basketball hoop. Its a light. A blend between the incredible functionality of a basketball hoop and the ironic fragility of a light bulb.
Tension results as the viewer suppresses their overwhelming urge to use the basketball hoop as intended with the realization that they cannot.
Lamp Info: #FC16T9 Type T9, 40 Watt, 16”ø Cool White Circline
Ballast Info: #RSW140C120WS 120V, 50/60Hz, 0.58A Electronic Rapid Start