Gold medal hockey game

[This is a post I wrote on my i-pod on the last day of the Olympics. Now the excitement is all over and people don’t know what to talk about. The Paralympic Games start this weekend, so we are being let down somewhat gradually…] We decided to go downtown for the last day and forego…

Olympics in Vancouver

The Winter Olympics are here in Vancouver. I will offer some assorted comments. (1) We got some very bad press at the start, but I haven’t heard much from the grouches since then. Everyone agrees that the death of the Georgian luger on the first day was awful. (2) The cauldron debacle was rightly criticized.…