Posts tagged "Comcast SportsNet"

Cubs Set to Hire Morgan Freeman as New Analyst; Impressed by Ability to Make Crap Sound Great

Cubs Set to Hire Morgan Freeman as New Analyst; Impressed by Ability to Make Crap Sound Great
CHICAGO – It took only a couple of moments for Chicago Cubs mastermind Tom Ricketts to hire acclaimed actor Morgan Freeman as the team’s new colour analyst. “We got the demo tape, and…I think he was giving commentary on a Cubs-Padres game last year, but…it just sounded so…beautiful.” The Cubs received word yesterday that Bob... Read more »

Taunting Letter Received From 9 Year Old John Dooley to Current John Dooley About Missing the Bryan LaHair Question on The Batter's Box

Taunting Letter Received From 9 Year Old John Dooley to Current John Dooley About Missing the Bryan LaHair Question on The Batter's Box
On Sunday, the head writer of Chicago Tough appeared on Comcast SportsNet’s ‘The Batter’s Box’.  Despite winning his opening match, he missed an obvious question on Bryan LaHair.  The question asked ‘what team did Bryan LaHair play for before he was with the Cubs’.  The answer is obviously the Seattle Mariners.  Upset, the 9 year... Read more »

TV Contestants, I Feel Your Pain; My article from today's RedEye

TV Contestants, I Feel Your Pain; My article from today's RedEye
(The following passage is from my article in today’s RedEye…) I’m a game show nerd. I’ve spent many moons watching shows like”Jeopardy!”My biggest pet peeve are  people who freeze up. “How can producers not know this would happen in the screening?!” I’d say to myself. Hohohoho. Oh, boy. (READ MORE by clicking here to go... Read more »
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