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Breaking News: Olympics Update—Underdogs Fiji and New Zealand Top the Medal Count

So, I stay up to effing midnight to get some pole vault action and what do I get in return from NBC? Six vaults as an afterthought to four hours of at times interminable,  jingoistic coverage.  (My friend Rich in … Continue reading

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Olympics 2014: Norway Big Winner at Sochi

I don’t know about you, but I find it curious how the news agencies always focus on the total medal counts at the Olympic Games, and Sochi is no different. Russia and the U.S., as expected, won the most medals, … Continue reading

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