Story | Dec 5, 2013 | 9:11 PM
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Story | Nov 5, 2013 | 1:35 PMNorwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its appeal to serenity (labeled “Slow TV”). On Nov. 1, NRK was to televise live, for five hours, an attempt to break the world record for producing a sweater, from shearing the sheep to spinning the wool and knitting the garment (current record: 4:51, by Australians). (In addition to the log, NRK viewers have been treated to live cams on a salmon-fishing boat and, for five days, on a cruise ship.) Said an NRK journalist, “You would think it's boring television, but we have quite good ratings for these programs.”
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Dec 5 (The Sports Xchange) - Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Jonathan Martin will meet with NFL investigator Ted Wells on Thursday in Los Angeles for a second round of questioning, ESPN.com reported Thursday. Martin initially met with Wells in New York...
Story | Dec 5, 2013 | 4:27 PM
Dec 5 (The Sports Xchange) - Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose addressed reporters Thursday for the first time since undergoing season-ending knee surgery on Nov. 22, vowing to possibly return in time for the playoffs. Rose, 25, tore his right meniscus on...