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Regarding “Highly paid athletes and career success after playing sports”: How do former athletes compare to non-athletes in terms of career success? What are some factors that can help or hurt career success for former athletes? Team owners usually justify public assistance with a 5 point argument. Explain three of these points and their counter arguments. Despite the cases of Cleveland and Denver, why is opposition typically unsuccessful in protesting cities spending millions to fund new stadiums? Discuss how media representation of women’s sports has progressed in recent years including which sports are emphasized. How has coverage and portrayal of athletes by the media been different across genders? Some form of an intro o Television and internet media as primary source of news o Primarily focus on men’s sports o Primarily focus on basketball and football and baseball and hockey o Have always touched on women’s sports, but not nearly to the degree to which men’s sports are covered Only women’s sports that were covered were women’s pro and college basketball Even when Olympics were taking place, men’s sports always took a front seat to women’s sports In recent years, the coverage of women’s sports has progressed o Espn is now covering more women’s sports consistently Basketball is still show the most Softball is shown quite often during post-season play As is volleyball Although the coverage of women’s sports is progressing, there is still a huge difference, not necessarily in the amount to which it is covered, but in the way in which it is covered.
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