Tag Archives: TV

Stewart, Colbert on McGwire

The Mark McGwire news was big enough to warrant time in the alloted 22 minutes Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert had last night on Comedy Central. Their segments below. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c News of the Weird – Mark McGwire, Game Change & Sarah Palin www.thedailyshow.com Daily

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Now pitching, from ‘3rd Rock’

Not only is Tim Lincecum an outstanding, two-time Cy Young Award-winning hurler for the San Francisco Giants, but he was also pretty good on 3rd Rock from the Sun* in his youth. (*I had to keep reminding myself not to type 30 Rock from the Sun.)

Stories of Seaver and Ryan on the Network

I’ve been watching MLB Network here and there, both at work and at home, and I really should start keeping it on in the background or as my default channel for idle loafing. (“Idle loafing” — not oxymoronic, just hyper-loaf-like.) First, there was the second part of an interview with Tom Seaver on “MLB Tonight”

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For Maine, right may be wrong

The All-Star Game selection show on TBS yesterday had the feel of CBS’ annual NCAA basketball tournament selection show. TBS did its best to drag out the blasted thing, revealing the American League starters, then “breaking it down” with Cal Ripken and Tony Gwynn, then moving on to the AL pitchers (and breaking it down),

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Tuning in to the WBC

Now that the World Baseball Classic has begun, I find myself interested. There was little chance of me truly getting pumped up for this new tournament beforehand, but now that the games have begun, several factors have drawn — and held — my interest. The games. Quite simply, I’m drawn to the competition. I love

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