- the Canadian Women's Hockey Team wins, swills beer and champagne and earns the Intl Olympic Committee's ire in the process. Hey, they are competitors and they are all above the drinking age. Drinking on the ice vs in the locker room? Who cares? Some honest emotions--celebrate!
- On the other hand, the Canadians I know are getting quite smug about the rematch in Men's Hockey with Team USA. I would not be surprised by a Canadian victory, but I would also not be surprised if the hubris that is now present leads to disappointment. This display is challenging the reputation of Canada as a polite country.
Saturday, February 27, 2010
Olympic Reactions, Canada-Style
I am off to the slopes today so the blogging is going to be light and late today, but before I head out, I must say that I am most amused by this juxtaposition: