U.S. Olympians Compete in Social Justice Games

Two recent stories indicate the self-absorption virus may have unfortunately infected America’s Olympic delegation.

I’ve been a fan of the Olympics ever since I was a kid. I still remember faking an illness one day so my mom would let…

One of the things that is so great about these events is the amateur nature of the competition. Barring a couple of the large team competitions, these aren’t celebrity sports stars. They’re no-names competing in obscure athletic contests, whether it’s strapping blades to their feet and sprinting around in circles as fast as they can or tying themselves to a tiny sled and rocketing down an ice tunnel at break-neck speed.