Does NBC get broadcast in Canada? Their coverage of the Olympics seemed very pro-Canadian and seemed to focus a lot on Canadian athletes. Just wondering if it is because some areas...
get NBC, or because they think because of our close relationship Americans are interested in Canadian athletes or if they always cover the home country that way and I've never noticed before. Not complaining, just curious.
I'd expect it to be very pro-American. But they showed a lot of Canadian gold medal ceremonies in full (as opposed to Germany or other non-US countries) and their coverage of the...(more)3-1-2010 11:48am
women's moguls for example focused more on the Canadian missing gold as the American actually winning.
Isn't that what it should be? (The pro-american (not the pro-white, which I actually think is mostly a function of the fact that most winter olympians are white - Apolo Ohno and Shani...(more)3-1-2010 11:53am
Davis certainly got their fair share). The olympics are a competition by nation, so NBC's coverage should be primarily about OUR nation.