Sunday, February 10, 2008
The Olympics Fun Begins ...
The Olympics hype is starting, a long time before the first sprinter drops dead of pollution in Beijing. Some updates:
Photos from top:
1. Britain's Olympic fox-hunting team is in for a challenge as the foxes work on their strategy.
2. Britain's team giving the Nazi salute at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. See this actual story from today about how the current UK Olympics team will be required to sign statements promising they won't criticize China at the summer games.
3. What a horse can do.
4-5. The U.S. Olympics shooting team, in intensive practice.
6-7. Me, at the Great Wall of China, failing to qualify for the Olympics equestrian team despite that elegant levade.