Today on Your Call: From the Super Bowl to Sochi and World Cup in Brazil
On today's Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss media coverage of the Super Bowl, the most watched sporting event in the US with advertisers paying up to $4 million for 30 second TV spots. We’ll also talk about the Brazil World Cup protests and unpaid migrant workers in Sochi, Russia. We’ll be joined by the Nation’s Dave Zirin, the Washington Post’s Kathy Lally joins us from Sochi, Russia and Independent journalist Lucy Jordan joins us from Brazil. Where did you see the best reporting this week? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.
Kathy Lally, Washington Post’s Moscow bureau chief
Lucy Jordan, freelance journalist, based in Brasília
Dave Zirin, Nation’s sports correspondent and author of Game Over; How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down
Edge of Sports: Richard Sherman’s Latest and his Refusal to Be a Brand
Washington Post:Olympic building besets Russia’s Sochi