Eye-opener: With Vonn down is interest in Games gone?
This is top news?!
I had to look at the article to find out who or what "Vonn" was. Surely it wasn't "Victorian order of northern nurses"....
It turns out that she is a skier
Oh dear. I had no idea that there even WAS a face of the Vancouver Games!! But then, I don't really know a whole lot about the Vancouver games except that they have been having ship snow in from the interior of BC because there's no snow on the coast.USA Today wrote:The woman already proclaimed "the face" of the Vancouver Games and the one labeled "America's best woman skier ever" by Sports Illustrated
Further down in the article, there was this poll:
But I couldn't fill it out because it didn't have the following option to checkUSA Today wrote:What's your level of interest in the Olympics even if Lindsey Vonn doesn't compete?
[_] Very interested – Games bigger than one person
[_] Limited interest – Love Vonn but will watch others
[_] No interest – It's Lindsey or nothing for me
[_] The Olympics? - Can't wait for NCAA tournament
[X] Lindsey Vonn?? Olympics???
So far, the only thing I've really paid attention to about the upcoming Winter Olympics is that the Winter Olympians don't seem to know how to dress properly for sub-zero temperatures. Case in point:
breitbart.tv: UK Olympian suffers major wardrobe malfunction on Bobsled Track
Here's what one of my facebook friend's friend's had to say about the video (please watch the video first before reading the spoiler...):
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I'm new to the winter Olympics...is that where you're supposed to swipe your credit card to pay for the tickets?