Apparently, I am a racist hater of the USA Dream Team.
Incredible! The Iraq soccer team claims another victory, and is two games away from a gold. That would be interspectacular.
The Iraq soccer team continues to coast, beating Costa Rica 2-0 to reach the quarter-finals in the Athens Olympics. Go Iraq! Via Heretical Ideas
Bob Costas reveals he is still the greatest sportscaster currently working by throwing a smackdown on the Saudi Olympic delegation AND silencing Katie Couric in the same moment. The former is hardly a feat, but anyone who can make Couric shut up for more than 5 seconds is a brilliant artist. Here’s the exchange: [Saudi [...]
The Dream Team continues to disappoint. Currently the US is tied for last place. Puerto Rico handed the US its third loss in its Olympic basketball history, pretty much owning them 92-73. Has the age of American sports invinvibility come to an end?
Iraq stunned Portugal in its first Olympic competition since the war began. And they did it without the threat of having their kneecaps shattered by one of the Hussein sons if they lost. Go Iraq!