Team USA is such a mess these games, I'm pretty sure the bald eagle will be back on the endangered species list by the end of it.
@pengu1n SOMEBODY FINALLY GETS IT re:Mirai and Surya
YES YES YES YES YES. She was my favorite US skater from that era. I even loved her haughty attitude. So much better than Michelle Kwan's smug one.
(I'm not a Michelle fan.)
L: 1 gold medal R: 3 golds tho
I'm printing out Capricorn's and taping it to my work computer.
On Bruno Banani (Only Tongan Winter Olympian) Sponsored by Bruno Banani (Underwear Brand That Made Him Change His Name)
Don't forget the Independent Olympic Athletes!
I also fully endorse the Jason Brown tag. So excited for him!
I am like 99% sure this exact sweater has surfaced before in the Misses section of a 1994 JCPenney catalog.
In other Olympic news, Norway unveiled its new curling uniforms: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/sports/olympics/norwegian-curlers-are-back-and-so-are-their-pants.html?_r=0
@peculiarity I'm right there with you; I have a history of overextending myself with multiple jobs and extracurriculars. I just can't disagree with those people who are like, "well I work three jobs and am getting a PhD full-time and have four kids and run a volunteer feline AIDS clinic WHY CAN'T YOU?!?!" This year, I'm working on facing my fear of Saying No and enjoying some down time.
Which includes reading books and deflecting the humblebraggers who always need to remark how they just don't see how anyone can have the time to read these days, because gosh, aren't we all so busy?
@j-i-a OMG JIA you interview with Mike the Mailman. I was a Rural Carrier for a couple of years and I just want to crawl in my computer and roll around in that web page.