Sports Betting Makes a Big Play on All Things Media (200th Episode)

Sports Betting and Sports Gambling have taken over the live TV sports landscape. KOP looks into the latest ad cash grab as he celebrates episode 200 of the Broadcasters Podcast.

Gambling ads become the new normal for American sports https://www.wsj.com/articles/gambling-ads-become-the-new-normal-for-american-sports-11635084000?reflink=desktopwebshare_twitter via @WSJ
https://www.universalpersonality.com/gambling-ads-become-the-new-normal-for-american-sports/business/

‘We are the media company’: Sportsbooks are spending millions on media deals, but publishers should hedge their bets https://digiday.com/media/we-are-the-media-company-sportsbooks-are-spending-millions-on-media-deals-but-publishers-should-hedge-their-bets/ via @digiday

Technology is Dramatically Transforming the Entertainment Industry — Here’s How https://newsnationusa.com/news/technology/technology-is-dramatically-transforming-the-entertainment-industry-heres-how/

Twitter’s subscription product, Twitter Blue, launches in the U.S., and yes, it lets you undo tweets https://nie.mn/3wv5tUk via @NiemanLab

Spotify to Acquire Audiobook Platform Findaway https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/business/digital/spotify-audiobook-findaway-acquisition-1235046431/ via @thr

Astroworld Tragedy Lawsuit Now Has 110 Plaintiffs Against Travis Scott, Drake & Live Nation, Says Lawyer https://deadline.com/2021/11/astroworld-lawsuit-110-plaintiffs-travis-scott-drake-live-nation-1234871896/ via @Deadline

Live Nation ‘heartbroken for those lost and impacted’ at Travis Scott’s Astroworld festival – Music Business Worldwide https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/live-nation-heartbroken-for-those-lost-and-impacted-at-travis-scotts-astroworld-festival/

How Broadcast Stacks Up With Streaming in Total Minutes Viewed https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/tv/tv-news/broadcast-streaming-comparison-total-viewing-time-1235045869/ via @thr

Opposition Growing To Proposed IATSE Contract As Members Prepare To Vote & Industry Faces Uncharted Waters https://deadline.com/2021/11/iatse-contract-ratification-vote-opposition-growing-1234871747/ via @Deadline

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Not Necessarily the News! Why More People Stopped Watching the News and Reading Newspapers

New studies and comments support the reality that journalism is dead as we knew it. KOP looks at the latest study conducted by the Columbia Journalism Review that chronicles how broadcast and print media are being ignored.

A year after the election, America has turned the news off https://www.cjr.org/analysis/a-year-after-the-election-america-has-turned-the-news-off.php via @cjr

Study: Why People Cancel News Subscriptions
http://mediaconfidential.blogspot.com/2021/11/study-why-people-cancel-news.html

Cancel culture: Why do people cancel news subscriptions? We asked, they answered.
We found that the primary stated reason was money, followed by political or ideological concerns.
https://www.niemanlab.org/2021/10/cancel-culture-why-do-people-cancel-news-subscriptions-we-asked-they-answered/

Expensive, boring, and wrong: Here are all the news publications people canceled and why
From AdAge to the Wyoming Tribune Eagle.
https://www.niemanlab.org/2021/10/expensive-boring-and-wrong-here-are-all-the-news-publications-people-canceled-and-why/

Netflix Sets Launch of Games in Mobile App Worldwide, Including ‘Stranger Things’ Titles https://variety.com/2021/digital/news/netflix-launches-games-mobile-1235102924/ via @variety

Radio’s Metadata Megatrend – https://jacobsmedia.com/?p=64206

Radio’s Digital Dashboard Display Dilemma – https://jacobsmedia.com/?p=64280

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Taking Control of Cancel Culture To Crush Their Command on Celebrities

Dave Chapelle and J Balvin are the latest public figures accused by cancel culture. KOP examines both styles of handling the constant critique and how some will take charge while others will crumble to the pressure.

Dave Chappelle Willing to Discuss ‘The Closer’ With Trans Netflix Employees, but Says ‘I’m Not Bending to Anyone’s Demands’ https://variety.com/2021/film/news/dave-chappelle-netflix-the-closer-trans-employees-1235097068/ via @variety

Read Dave Chappelle’s response to backlash over Netflix comedy special ‘The Closer’ https://www.npr.org/2021/10/25/1049167773/read-dave-chappelles-response-to-backlash-over-netflix-comedy-special-the-closer

Caitlyn Jenner says Dave Chappelle is ‘100 percent right’ https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/caitlyn-jenner-defends-dave-chappelle-lgbtq-controversy-woke-cancel-culture-run-amok-003027651.html

J Balvin Apologizes for, Takes Down ‘Perra’ Music Video
https://www.vulture.com/2021/10/perra-j-balvin-tokischa-apologize-for-deleted-music-video.html

Ted’s Big Stand: Will Chappelle Support Haunt Netflix Co-CEO? https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/business/digital/teds-big-stand-will-chappelle-support-haunt-netflix-co-ceo-1235037087/ via @th

IATSE & AMPTP Reach Tentative Deal On Area Standards Agreement; Contract Now Goes To Members For Ratification https://deadline.com/2021/10/iatse-amptp-reach-tentative-deal-on-area-standards-agreement-contract-1234862829/ via @Deadline

IATSE Leaders Urge Members To “Stay United” & Ratify Proposed New Contract https://deadline.com/2021/10/iatse-leaders-urge-members-to-stay-united-ratify-proposed-new-contract-1234864703/ via @Deadline

Hollywood Workers’ Dilemma: Push for Gradual Gains or Sweeping Reforms? https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/business/business-news/iatse-hollywood-sweeping-reforms-1235038104/ via @thr

“Project Popcorn”: WarnerMedia’s Box Office-HBO Max Experiment Gets Mixed Results https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/business/business-news/warnermedias-project-popcorn-box-office-hbo-max-experiment-gets-mixed-results-1235037096/ via @thr

Peter Bart: Fatal ‘Rust’ Shooting A Sad Epitaph For The Decline And Fall Of The Indie https://deadline.com/2021/10/rust-shootin-indie-movie-dangers-peter-bart-1234864187/ via @Deadline

Facebook Is Changing Its Name To ‘Meta’: “From Now On We’re Going To Be The Metaverse First, Not Facebook First” https://deadline.com/2021/10/facebook-meta-metarverse-mark-zuckerberg-1234864340/ via @Deadline

Amazon’s Project Mic app will reinvent live radio for the digital age
Project Mic is an Amazon app in development, with the ability to allow anyone to broadcast a live audio show using music from Amazon’s own library
https://www.techadvisor.com/news/entertainment/amazon-live-radio-app-3809799/

Amazon is building a Clubhouse competitor that turns hosts into DJs https://www.theverge.com/2021/10/26/22744585/amazon-project-mic-launch-live-audio-app via @Verge

Here’s exactly what Spotify, Apple and other streaming services want to pay songwriters https://www.musicbusinessworldwide.com/heres-exactly-what-spotify-apple-and-other-streaming-services-want-to-pay-songwriters-from-2023-onwards/

Cancel culture: Why do people cancel news subscriptions? We asked, they answered.
We found that the primary stated reason was money, followed by political or ideological concerns.
https://www.niemanlab.org/2021/10/cancel-culture-why-do-people-cancel-news-subscriptions-we-asked-they-answered/

Expensive, boring, and wrong: Here are all the news publications people canceled and why
From AdAge to the Wyoming Tribune Eagle.
https://www.niemanlab.org/2021/10/expensive-boring-and-wrong-here-are-all-the-news-publications-people-canceled-and-why/

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