Erik Wemple: Super Bowl


Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 02/03/2014

9/11 truther interrupts Super Bowl press conference, lives to tell tale

Political message follows sports talk.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:10 PM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Broncos, Malcolm Smith, MVP, Seahawks, Super Bowl

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 01/30/2014

The Cheerios ad and MSNBC’s apologetic pathology

Good apologies are a good thing. But this is getting a bit ridiculous.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:51 AM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cheerios ad, MSNBC, Super Bowl

Posted at 02:42 PM ET, 02/01/2013

Super Bowl 2013: CBS Sports and the patriotic lapel

CBS Sports's football crew is finishing up 12 seasons with patriotic lapel pins.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:42 PM ET, 02/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CBS Sports, Super Bowl

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 02/21/2012

Gay activist group commends Roland Martin

And talks on air about the results.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:44 PM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  roland martin, tweets, super bowl, glaad, washington watch

Posted at 05:27 PM ET, 02/06/2012

CNN’s Roland Martin: No on-air homophobia in recent months

Only on Twitter!

By Erik Wemple  |  05:27 PM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cnn, roland martin, twitter, super bowl, david beckham

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 02/06/2012

At CNN, is homophobia a ‘viewpoint’?

Advocating urination on corpses is, so why not.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:32 PM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  roland martin, cnn, david beckham, super bowl

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 01/27/2012

Super Bowl ads can wait until the Super Bowl

No pre-buttal, either.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:17 PM ET, 01/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  super bowl, ads, early, state of the union address, early excerpts