When a German says something remotely controversial, all hell breaks loose. When somebody else does something so obviously bad that it demands a public horse-whipping, it’s somehow just a “gaffe” that elicits a litany of scarcely believeable excuses.
Those of you that know me well will have some idea why the blog has been something of a tumbleweed zone for the past week or so – yes, the Winter Olympics. There’s something I have always loved about winter sports; it has a certain something that the summer games doesn’t quite provide. Watching sprinters […]