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NCAA Final Four media honcho getting tough

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by Alma, Mar 29, 2016.

  1. Alma

    Alma Well-Known Member

    This seems a little over the top, considering the NCAA's credentials, which feature pop-out sections that would be hard to duplicate well.
  2. Doc Holliday

    Doc Holliday Well-Known Member

    Super Bowl did same thing. Nothing new.
  3. Jake_Taylor

    Jake_Taylor Well-Known Member

    I thought as long as you refer to the Oklahoma players who admit they haven't been in a classroom this year, as well as the players from the squeaky clean Cuse and UNC programs as "Student Athletes" you'd be in the clear.
  4. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

  5. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

  6. Old Time Hockey

    Old Time Hockey Active Member

    Going out on a limb here and guessing it didn't belong to someone from CBS.
  7. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    I get why they do it though. It's a security risk. Of course, someone with evil intentions could probably just take a foto of someone with a credential and mock one up.
  8. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

    A living hell?
  9. Cosmo

    Cosmo Well-Known Member

    Be a professional. It almost seems like you're gloating if you post a photo of your credential on social media. Very look at me.
  10. wicked

    wicked Well-Known Member

    Agreed, but the NCAA guy's tweet came off the same way. Congrats on doing your job, dude. Did you give the young reporter detention, too?
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  11. Cosmo

    Cosmo Well-Known Member

    I'm with you. Don't really condone the NCAA calling the guy out publicly. But with so many inexperienced folks out there and with social media being so prevalent, I wonder if his higher-ups didn't ask him to make an example of someone.
  12. trifectarich

    trifectarich Well-Known Member

    That's because you left out the obligatory paper cup with the NCAA logo!
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