Saturday, February 27, 2010
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:
Sunday, February 14, 2010
A few of my favorite links
For the past few years, I've been collecting links on a site called Delicious. Delicious is a way to save favorite websites to the Internet cloud, so that you can share them with other people and access the links from any computer. I guess it's called "social bookmarking." Here are a few of my favorite recent links from this year: