Remember that HD radio does not stand for high definition radio, rather for hybrid digital radio (i.e. digital radio co-existing with analog).
Secondly, the trend towards full digital radio (not hybrid) cannot be stopped. China is on its way to role out HD radio with many more features and better performance than what we have here. What this means is that we will adapt too and the HD radio you see now may very well turn into something else in 5-10 years.
Third, if anything, the US is suffering from being an early inventor and early adopter of this technology. No doubt there are problems, but give it time, and think evolution ...