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Monday, February 22, 2010

NBC's Olympic Coverage: Bad

As I've skipped through my DVR recordings of the Olympics, I've come to realize that I'm disappointed in most of NBC's coverage of the games.

Sure, there are some interesting special effects, like showing the "ghost" of one skier racing against another, or the moving line a skater has to beat to take home the gold medal; but for the most part, it's bad sports journalism that feels like a reality TV show.

This New York Times article gets at what's wrong with NBC's coverage:

Cheering Team USA on NBC's Olympics


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