Archive for the ‘Winter Olympics’ Category

Mexican skier to don mariachi suit in Sochi

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

So, have you heard the one about the Mexican skier who lives in Liechtenstein that will be wearing a mariachi suit as he heads down the slopes at this year's Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia? There is no punchline here, because clearly we'd be going for a subset of people with ...

Monday Roundball & the Merits of Naming Your Child “Lou”

Monday, March 1st, 2010

After watching the spectacular gold medal game between the U.S. and Canada, one distinct thought stood out in my mind.  Forget the fact that I just witnessed the most exciting and most dramatic hockey game I had ever seen.  Who cares that I played the under 5.5 goals on a whim and won even though I don't ...

Foppa Finds Spot on Team Sweden

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

If there's one thing we're looking forward to around here it's the upcoming Winter Olympics in Vancouver. It is going to be sweet. The luge. Curling. Bobsled. Ahhh the frigid good times. One of the best parts is the hockey tournament. Lots of nationalism and what not. Team USA as the ...