Ads, penalties and the cheap rich
From the reporter's notebook
Last updated 10/4/2023 at 11:30am
It’s football time and I am getting confused.
Between time taken up by penalties and replays, plus ads, it’s getting tough to watch games.
There are five- and 10-minute stretches where nothing is happening except poorly conceived ads and avoidable penalties.
With all the talent in the country, you would think at least some ads would show some creativity.
The penalties show me that there isn...