— reason for delay in Marlee Matlin Super Bowl announcement There is a reason for the delay in announcing Marlee Matlin as the Super Bowl National Anthem ASL signer. Let's look at this joke – how many electricians does it take to change a lightbulb? Well, in the case of Marlee, it took 4 separate organizations to make this joint announcement, hence this delay! Not easy to get 2 to make the announcement together, let alone 4 of them. Anyway, for Marlee, it will be her 3rd such honor – past…
Marlee Matlin on Lady Gaga, Performing at the Super Bowl, and Her Broadway Debut
— NFL, PepsiCo & CBS failed us at the Super Bowl Through the efforts of NFL, PepsiCo & CBS, Marlee Matlin was asked to sign-sing the National Anthem along with Lady Gaga. Very sad that NFL, PepsiCo & CBS “pushed” Marlee to a far corner where we cannot see her at all! https://www.romper.com/p/marlee-matlin-signs-national-anthem-at-super-bowl-not-that-you-really-saw-it-5218
-More about Marlee Matlin’s sign-singing It was learned that while Marlee was not shown on the main CBS Super Bowl program, she was shown only on the XBox & Windows 10 systems. Many of us didn’t know about it. The Big 3 (NFL, PepsiCo & CBS) did not want eyes away from Lady Gaga. They are saying we are 2nd-class citizens. If you remember history, it was CBS that opposed closed captions during the 1980’s.