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  1. NBC Olympics EP Defends Tape Delay, Opening Ceremony Edits and 'Today' Ratings

    1:48 pm 8/1/2012

    "We can understand and appreciate that people are passionate about things," says Jim Bell. "I think the numbers speak for themselves."Read more

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  2. London 2012: Learning the Ropes at the Olympics

    10:00 am 8/1/2012

    Future network execs Dick Ebersol and Jeff Zucker got their starts working as researchers for the Games - the pivotal glamor-meets-grunt-work job is to broadcast TV what starting in the mailroom is to Hollywood.Read more

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  3. TCA 2012: From Jimmy Kimmel to Jeff Probst, TV's Winners and Losers

    7:00 am 8/1/2012

    Who wowed the critics (congrats Ryan Murphy), who misfired (sorry "Mob Doctor") and the buzz behind the scenes as the TV press got its first look at the fall schedule.Read more

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  4. Ryan Seacrest Talks Olympic Controversies, Michael Phelps Prep and 'Idol's' Mariah Carey (Q&A)

    5:00 am 8/1/2012

    The "Today" contributor and mega-producer says of the controversies surrounding the 2012 Games, "the network is doing its best to respond to the dynamic landscape."Read more

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  5. Animal Practice: TV Review

    9:22 pm 7/31/2012

    Can NBC’s screwball veterinary comedy survive the pitfalls of animal casting?Read more

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  6. London 2012: Canadians Pleased with Local Olympic Coverage

    5:46 pm 7/31/2012

    As U.S. viewers complain about tape delays, Canada enjoys live, round-the-clock coverage.Read more

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  7. London 2012: Social Media Takes Its Toll on Olympics

    5:38 pm 7/31/2012

    Twitter has allowed viewers, pundits and athletes to weigh in at will. The result: Overloaded networks, player expulsions and at least one arrest. Read more

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  8. NBC Issues Apology Over Olympics Spoiler

    3:49 pm 7/31/2012

    The network accidentally ran a promo for “Today” showing swimmer Missy Franklin holding her gold medal before the race had been broadcast to U.S. audiences.Read more

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  9. London 2012: European Viewers Head Online to Protest Networks' Olympics Coverage

    2:45 pm 7/31/2012

    Echoing U.S. viewers' complaints against NBC, tape-delayed broadcasts and poor commentary draw online ire overseas. Read more

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  10. London 2012: NBC Spoiled Missy Franklin’s Tape-Delayed Olympic Victory With 'Today' Promo

    9:31 pm 7/30/2012

    Viewers watched the 17-year-old swimmer smile with her gold medal moments before the east coast broadcast of her race had concluded. Read more

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