Tag: Winter Olympics

Does that 'Star-Spangled Banner' get sung? Does anything, NBC?

Does that 'Star-Spangled Banner' get sung? Does anything, NBC?
One of my favorite parts of the Winter Olympics is the medal ceremonies. Nothing  in my mind will top the ceremony on Feb. 24, 1980, when the whole men’s hockey team from “U-S-A” got to crowd up onto the gold medal captain with its great captain, Mike Eruzione. (Happy anniversary, gentlemen, and thank you.) But... Read more »

So the Winter Olympics are on tape delay? Great!

So the Winter Olympics are on tape delay? Great!
As anyone around me knows quickly in the winter, I enjoy winter sports. So you are correct if you think I’ll be watching the Winter Olympics from South Korea with great interest. But I won’t be upset that I can’t watch them “live as they happen.” Recorded — tape delay, as I grew up hearing... Read more »