Fanfare for the American

  title={Fanfare for the American},
  author={A. Billings and James R. Angelini and P. MacArthur and L. R. Smith and J. Vincent},
  journal={Electronic News},
  pages={101 - 119}
Previous analyses have indicated strong tendencies for a host Olympic network to favor one’s home nation through enhanced clock-time, highlighting of star athletes from one’s home country, and more nuanced and positive dialogues. Analysis of NBC’s 2012 London Summer Olympic broadcast revealed significant differences between American and non-American athletes. Regarding athletic mentions, American athletes were more likely to be mentioned (55.8%) than all other athletes combined and composed 75… Expand

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