Tag Archives: skiing

2018 Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics have come, astounded us with their athletic skill and beauty, and gone. But a new star was born. We must learn the name. Here are a baker’s dozen of possibilities that should remain in our minds. Shaun White … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, People, Pop Culture, Television, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Winter Olympics

I look forward to watching the Olympics, Summer or Winter. I wonder how many people feel the same way? No doubt NBC, who broadcasts them, hopes their ratings will be excellent. The 2018 Winter Olympics will take place from February … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, People, Pop Culture, Television, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

From Zaharias to Ledecky

In my lifetime, the idea of women participating in ( often professional) sports as an individual or team took off. In my opinion, the first woman to demonstrate such a direction could be taken was Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias. She … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, People, Pop Culture, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment