Yahoo! Sports Critical of IOC Pres. August 22nd, 2008 @ 9:03 am PDT
Dan Wetzel of Yahoo! Sports criticizes IOC President Rogge: Jacques Rogge is so bought, so compromised, the president of the IOC doesnâ€™t have the courage to criticize China for telling a decade of lies to land itself these Olympic Games. All the promises made to get these Games — on Tibet, Darfur, pollution, worker safety, […]
Not-So-Ancient Games August 21st, 2008 @ 11:17 pm PDT
BMX? Men’s BMX and Women’s BMX? Water Polo? Volleyball? Beach Volleyball? Badminton? Table Tennis? Kayaking? Basketball? Field Hockey? Trampoline? Race Walking? Look. I know that Ping-Pong Table Tennis and Synchronized Swimming have been in the Olympics for a long time. That doesn’t mean they need to remain in the Olympics. Can’t we just all agree […]
Rowing Dictionary August 13th, 2008 @ 3:50 pm PDT
There is an excellent glossary of rowing terms on the NBC Olympics site.