Tag Archives: Deadspin

NBC Edits Out IOC Anti-Discrimination Statement From Opening Ceremony

Deadspin has what may be the biggest scoop of last night’s opening ceremonies of the Sochi Olympics, noting that NBC edited out IOC president Thomas Bach making a “strong statement against ‘any form of discrimination’ and in favor of tolerance.” Everybody else in the world heard Bach’s statement, but Americans did not.  Below is the edited-out portion of the speech. …

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Bombing Witchhunts Continue

Days after the New York Post wrongly claimed that 12 people had been killed in Boston’s bombing, their front page today wrongly claims that the two men pictured are being sought by the FBI.   Deadspin rips the Post to shreds: On Tuesday, CNN (among others) reported that a suspect had been arrested, before walking that all the way back. Today, …

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