Very informative. In some places the book becomes a little tiresome covering the same subjects again and again. Overall a pretty good read.Published 11 months ago by Charles Cooper
it was interesting enough to learn the history, but I really didn't get anything out of it except that mike turico is a piece of garbage as is bill pidto.Published 13 months ago by Amazon Customer
When Keith Olbermann is the most well-behaved employee, you might have a problem. And did ESPN ever have problems in the 1980s and 1990s. Read morePublished on January 16, 2012 by ReaderinReno
Like millions of americans, I love ESPN. While I wait for Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN to come down in price, I dived into this book looking for some... Read morePublished on June 3, 2011 by Francis J. McCabe Jr.
Somewhat entertaining book by giving the history of ESPN. The book didn't try to slam the network. There certainly is plenty of ammmo to do so if someone wanted to. Read morePublished on April 5, 2011 by fmc651
Highly recommended for sports fans and those interested in contemporary American culture. Good stuff.
This one is well worth the time. Read more
Very good book from a history perspective, providing ample information about the many factors that collided at the right place and time to allow the formation of ESPN. Read morePublished on August 15, 2007 by Mark E. Zuckerman
This writer seems to have the single purpose of pointing out the flaws of ESPN and leaves out all the great and interesting stories I wanted to read about. Read morePublished on January 21, 2006 by Michael D. Regan
I think Freeman's book is a good history of how ESPN became the media giant that it is (I was born in 1982-- i cant imagine life without ESPN), but the book focused WAY too much on... Read morePublished on October 31, 2003 by Adam Samrov