From Greg O’Brien of Cartt.ca:
Link: How the CRTC failed Cancon with the Super Bowl simsub decision
The decision to set aside simultaneous substitution and, essentially, cause direct harm to Bell Media â€“ the company which purchased the rights to the game in Canada â€“ is a fundamental departure from what the Commission is supposed to do, which is promote, foster and enable the distribution of Canadian content and culture through the Canadian broadcasting system. Itâ€™s impossible to fathom how setting aside the simultaneous substitution rules for a single program â€“ the most popular one of the year at that â€“ meets those objectives. Continue reading.