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NBC Addresses the Olympics Tape Delay Dilemma [Audio]

Bob Costas is not too concerned if you know who wins the gold long before NBC airs it. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

One of the big stories of the XXX Olympics has been NBC’s decision to show marquee events on a tape delay in prime time.

This is nothing new, but in the era of social media, people have a larger platform to express their frustration.

NBC responded to the complaints with this less than sympathetic response.  (This is a parody, of course!)

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