Tag Archives: Danny Boyle

Social Media: Collective Voices Calling for NBC/Olympic Leadership

Check out UPI.com blogger Kate Stanton’s article, #NBCfail: NBC’s Olympics coverage gets social media backlash to see an excellent critique of NBC’s weak leadership in Olympic coverage. She writes: “NBC has decided to air most of the Olympics’ major events in prime-time to maximize viewership in the evening hours when most people are home–which means more revenue from […]

NBC Makes “Nice:” Why Such Weak Leadership?

Yesterday I had dinner with a friend, who showed me the video of the missing dance from the Olympic Opening Ceremony. Choreographer Akram Khan’s powerful tribute to the victims of the 7/7/2005 terrorist attack in London was replaced by an interview with Michael Phelps — and not a particularly interesting one, either. I could find no […]