• The Super Bowl in 14 Minutes

    by  • February 9, 2010 • Community Sherpa, Freelance Writing Samples, Writing

    bet-super-bowl-xliv-miamiIt was a great Super Bowl. An exciting game that could have gone either way, at least until that final, fatal interception. And it was a long game, lasting more than three hours.

    But, was it really that long? Heck, no! If you cut out the commercials, the time-outs, the huddles, the endless TV chatter, the game only lasted about fourteen minutes.

    sb gawkerFrom opening kick-off until the last second ticked off the clock? Fourteen minutes.

    Don’t believe me? Then take fourteen minutes out of your day to watch the game all over again on Gawker.TV.



    Michael has been writing professionally for print, television and the internet for thirty years. As a Senior Producer at CNN International, he examined the future of technology with dozens of brilliant scientists, philosophers and entrepreneurs on the acclaimed series Future Summit. Before that, in the CNN International newsroom, he helped lead the production of award winning coverage of news like the 9/11 attacks, the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq, and the devastating 2004 tsunami in Asia. As a director, he has created a dozen short films in the last seven years. He lives with his wife, dog, four cats and two horses in the suburbs of Atlanta.