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Greg Norman, Joe Buck warming up for FOX telecast

When Greg Norman has been asked in recent months what kind of analyst he expects to be when FOX Sports carries the U.S. Open for the first time this week, he doesn’t shy away from comparison’s to NBC’s… 694 more words

PGA Tour


Following the unanimous approval of the 40 recommendations that make up Olympic Agenda 2020 by the IOC Session on 8 and 9 December, the focus has now turned from decision to implementation. 593 more words

Charlie Ebersol's Mom Doesn't Think Britney Spears Is "Right" for Him

According to Radaronline.com, Charlie Ebersol’s mom isn’t happy about his relationship with Britney Spears.

Susan Saint James, who played Kate on “Kate & Allie”,has always wanted her son to get married and have children, but he doesn’t think Britney is the “right choice.” She would much rather see him get together with someone who isn’t famous. 94 more words


NBC Grabs Ratings Gold, But #NBCFAIL Wins Popularity Contest

30 years ago, ABC Sports was the titan of Olympic Broadcasting.  Roone Arledge,  the pioneer of Olympic Broadcasting, oversaw and transformed the Olympic Games… 1,046 more words

Winter Olympics

Sochi Insights: NBC’s Gold Map to Turn Olympic Inspiration Into Youth Participation

I will never forget the day in the spring of 2011 that Chuck Wielgus called me into his office on something that was urgent and confidential. 511 more words


FEAR performance on SNL (October 1981)

This is the legendary appearance by the hardcore punk band Fear on Saturday Night Live for the Halloween episode in October 1981. Fear were hired at the behest of John Belushi, who was a huge fan of Fear’s, and Michael O’Donoghue, that season’s head writer. 167 more words