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Liked a comment on the item Op-Ed - DON’T SPOIL THE RESULTS IN THE TITLE 9/20/2019 5:19 AM

I’m in the don’t post the results in the headlines camp. I avoid Vital from race morning until I’ve gotten to watch the race, which could be days later, and visit PB instead. That way I can keep enjoying all the other bike related stuff but not have the race semi ruined for me.

Liked a comment on the item Op-Ed - DON’T SPOIL THE RESULTS IN THE TITLE 9/20/2019 5:18 AM

but lately, we've been posting junior times as the thumb instead of elite men or women. i still hear ya on that one though.

Liked a comment on the item Op-Ed - DON’T SPOIL THE RESULTS IN THE TITLE 9/20/2019 5:18 AM

This is true and thank you *but* the results article thumbnail is human-readable.
I have solved this incredibly minor personal quibble by staying tf off of the entire internet until I can watch the replay.

Bonus: I'm off the internet for multiple hours which is good for my soul.

Liked a comment on the item Op-Ed - DON’T SPOIL THE RESULTS IN THE TITLE 9/20/2019 5:18 AM

this is what we already do (and have done for years) w/ WC race results. no spoilers in WC race titles or subtitles. quali and timed training, we'll spoil because of human powered suicide machine's rules.

Liked a comment on the item Op-Ed - DON’T SPOIL THE RESULTS IN THE TITLE 9/20/2019 5:18 AM

It wouldn't be that difficult to make the headline read "race results here," Instead of "Bob Bitchin' wins the race," would it? I mean, that way, the various editors of the news outlets can continue to make the world a better place for Peter. And the rest of us would be clicking the link anyway.

Liked a comment on the item Op-Ed - DON’T SPOIL THE RESULTS IN THE TITLE 9/20/2019 5:17 AM

haha, this article rubs the readers the wrong way... I'm 100% with Peter. Come on Vital, don't try to avoid the blame for unethical behavior. Don't feel entitled because US readers offer you the privilege of our attention.
It's a well-known rule if you are a professional journalist. Here is a little...more

Liked a comment on the item Op-Ed - DON’T SPOIL THE RESULTS IN THE TITLE 9/20/2019 5:14 AM

Peter should have worded it better because I feel that his point has been totally almost ignored. As you can see from the responses there's a little bit of Peter in a lot of us here.
And whilst your response is far more eloquent, for me it's just as childish, has an air unprofessionality/arrogance and...more