Post Tagged with: "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel"

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Real Sports Preview: Young, Unarmed Black Men are Still Dying in “Tragedy in Texas”

 I, for one, am tired of hearing about young, unarmed black men being killed by cops. I’m not saying all cops are bad, because of course they’re not. But a disproportionately large group of black men are being shot and killed by law enforcement. So what can we do? […]

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Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel Investigates Yogi Bikram Choudhury, an Enduring Protest from the 1968 Olympics and Xenophobia in Small Town Maine [Preview]

Even if you’re not necessarily familiar with Yogi Bikram Choudhury, I think almost everyone has heard of hot yoga. In fact, it became so trendy that Choudhury got rich off it. Instructors looking to be officially certified felt blessed if they were lucky enough to be invited to a retreat […]

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Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel Examines Sexism Faced by Female Sports Reporters and More [Preview]

Before 1975 the term “female sports reporter” may have been a bit of an oxymoron to some people. The first women permitted to enter a men’s locker room happened back in 1975 when New York Times reporter Robin Herman got the go-head to interview players after the NHL All-Star game […]

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Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel Preview: “The Lords of the Rings”

If you, like me, were watching the Democratic National Convention, you may have missed this week’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. I’m not really a sports fan, but I’m always a sucker for investigative journalism. So if I’m channel surfing and I see that this show is on, I’ll watch […]