Category: Media Coverage

Sun Times Gets Dumb......and Dumber

For those of you who aren’t interested in my rants regarding media coverage, please look away.  I’ve said before that I don’t believe it’s the media’s job to help promote or push a certain product.  Following that belief, I also don’t agree with media attempting to dissuade or downgrade products based on personal bias or... Read more »

Media Watch

Here are a few doozies…….. This guy thinks the Ryder Cup is exciting but soccer will never make it.  This is an unbiased article but it contains some truly assinine comments from the jackal known as Glen Beck.  Not necessarily negative, but a buzz kill nonetheless. This guy should probably stick to the NBA.  He’s... Read more »

Media Watch

A Sun Times piece today reminded me that the Fire still has a long way to go in terms of coverage and simple respect among the local the media.  Here are some random observations and comments on the Sun Times piece and a few others. Today’s online Sun Times sports section featured an article asking... Read more »

What's the Score? - part 2

I intended to make this a three part posting but since I’ve decided to scale back on the media bashing and concentrate on the concept of how we got here and where we’re going here is part 2 and 3 combined………. The Chicago Fire will never be the Chicago Bears or the Chicago Cubs in... Read more »

What's The Score? - Part 1

Let me preface this post by first stating that I don’t believe that it is the media’s (i.e. television, radio, and newspapers) responsibility to help promote or advance a certain product or sport by providing advertising or discussion for a product that does not necessarily advance their business.  Especially if said product is not a... Read more »