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Thursday, November 26, 2015

Policing the Media

Stephen A. Smith apologizes on Twitter for women’s soccer joke

Not long after his “joke” about women’s soccer players went viral, Stephen A. Smith decided to apologize for his insensitive remark. While “SportsCenter” was playing a highlight from a Women’s World Cup game between Germany and Norway, Smith cracked a joke about the women not blocking a shot because they didn’t want to mess up…Read More

Rick Reilly reuses line about rooting for the favorite

If you’re going to try impressing people with lines and jokes on Twitter, just make sure you’re always coming off with fresh material. Otherwise you risk getting exposed like Rick Reilly. The famed ESPN writer tweeted on Saturday to discourage people from rooting for Kentucky in the Final Four by comparing it to rooting for…Read More

ESPN writer Gerry Hamilton accidentally tweets Pornhub link

Don’t you just hate when that happens? You’re on Twitter trying to promote your work but you send out the wrong link. It’s happened to us here at LBS plenty of times. When you send out 20 links a day, mistakes will happen. But the one thing you never want to happen is you accidentally…Read More

Did Rick Reilly steal a joke from PFT Commenter?

Rick Reilly made a pretty clever joke about Peyton Manning on Twitter during Sunday’s Denver Broncos-Indianapolis Colts game, but was it original? The person who tweeted it just minutes before Reilly doesn’t seem to think so. At 5:54 p.m., the Twitter-famous @PFTCommenter cracked the following joke: Mannings so good at overthrows maybe we shoud send…Read More

Peter King criticizes Hakeem Nicks, should learn NFL rules first

NFL reporter Peter King criticized Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Hakeem Nicks for going out of bounds late in the Colts’ win over the Bengals Sunday, but King actually owes the receiver an apology. Nicks caught a 2nd-and-13 pass from Andrew Luck and took it to the Bengals 40 with 5:13 left in the game. Indy…Read More

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