USA. The good news or the bad news?


Good news first. It appears, although I watched very little of the Olympics, that we came. We saw. We conquered.

Here’s the final metal tally (found here):

And I have good news on top of good news. It’s always amazing to see how the Olympics brings the world together in ways that only sports can.

The Daily writes:

American Jordan Burroughs’ gold medal victory over Iran’s Sadegh Goudarzi in men’s 74kg freestyle wrestling led to this poignant photo, proving the Olympic brings the world together like no other event.

But then there were the results of the Japan vs US women’s soccer game and our unrelentingly ignorant references to history. We did it after the Tsunami and now this?

Here were just a few. Go here for more.






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