How NBC Could Make An Olympics That People Wouldn't Hate

Another day of action in London, another day of inaction by NBC. At 3:55 Eastern time today, Usain Bolt will run the men's 200-meter final. Five or six or seven hours later, NBC will get around to letting television viewers in the United States see what Bolt has done. » 8/09/12 1:50pm 8/09/12 1:50pm

Even U.S. Troops Are Getting Screwed By NBC's Olympic Tape Delay

If you're stationed in Europe or in Afghanistan as a U.S. military member, you get one advantage when watching these Olympics: The time difference is smaller. But of course they're screwed, too. » 8/08/12 2:08pm 8/08/12 2:08pm

Fake, Jingoistic, And Stupid: Gymnastics Coverage Is The Worst Part Of…

If you have a full-time job, no privacy at work, and/or a boss who cares about productivity, you probably didn't spend two hours in the middle of the day, like I did, watching the women's all-around Olympic gymnastics final. This means that you get to see it tonight on NBC, with routines sprinkled between the hours of… » 8/02/12 7:02pm 8/02/12 7:02pm