Comcast Is Living In The Past

It's been a while since we've featured something under the once-venerated ComcastChaos tag, so here's a contribution from reader Casey showing a Comcast program description of this Saturday's Syracuse-Virginia game on ESPN. The description comes from a game more than six years ago. » 2/25/14 9:15am 2/25/14 9:15am

Tonight On The Longhorn Network, It's Texas Softball Featuring "Great…

Reader Geoff was engaged in some late-night channel-surfing a few days ago and caught this shocking anomaly. Somebody actually receives the Longhorn Network! » 2/24/12 4:00pm 2/24/12 4:00pm

Cheer Up, Eagles Fans: According To Comcast, You Made The Playoffs

Be sure to tune in Sunday, where last season's matchup of 10-6 Philadelphia and Green Bay will apparently be happening again. (Depending on where you live, Baltimore may be facing Kansas City, too!) » 1/04/12 12:15am 1/04/12 12:15am

Comcast Goes From Inane To Inaccurate

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 2/18/10 6:30am 2/18/10 6:30am

Comcast Just Messing With Us Now

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 12/18/09 6:30am 12/18/09 6:30am

Deep Inside The Comcast/TV Guide Sports Listing Conspiracy

I've been hard on Comcast, because well....they're an evil cable company and they deserve it. But we're received a flood of emails proving that the wacky game descriptions we've been spotting are not their fault. It's like a peeling onion. » 12/09/09 4:15pm 12/09/09 4:15pm

Comcast Writers Not Even Trying Anymore

Comcast's television guide writers have taken a new approach to crafting their NBA game descriptions. Simply throw at a dart at the team rosters and whatever name you hit becomes the star of the game. » 12/09/09 1:15pm 12/09/09 1:15pm

Comcast Continues To Find Hidden Subtext Of NBA Games

A reader sends us more evidence of a Comcast cable guide curator who is maybe missing the point of a particular NBA game. Unless Rasheed Wallace and Antonio McDyess have a secret love child that I haven't heard about. » 12/04/09 2:45pm 12/04/09 2:45pm

TV Guide Writers Captivated By Any Ex-Dukie Matchup (Update)

What was the most compelling storyline of this weekend's Orlando-Boston showdown? The heated rivalry between J.J. Redick and Shelden Williams that dates to the time Williams stole Redick's juice box on the team bus to Wake Forest. [Thanks, Todd] » 11/23/09 9:30am 11/23/09 9:30am