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Wow, John, following this and the GS thread: you are a hard a__!

I can see it now, US Ski team's Camp Crowley. 
There will be no laughter.  Bed checks at 8PM.
Lineup for uniform inspections. . .  :-)


On Mon, 20 Feb 2006 11:21:41 -0800, John Crowley, Jr. 
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>On 2/20/06, John Crowley, Jr. <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> On 2/20/06, T O S <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> > I wonder if this Olympic fiasco will make Bode want to race next year. 
I
>> > bet he comes back with a vengance.
>>
>> Speaking of a Ski Team fiasco, how about those US women in the
>> combined SL, specifically Mancuso and Stiegler?
>>
>> Mancuso wearing a "tiara" and Stiegler in pearls - how cute?  There's
>> time for fun and games like you're at a VARA J4 race or something, but
>> I don't think the Olympics is one of them.  They are too veteran
>> (World Junior titles, World Cup starts, etc.) to have to deal with
>> pressure by doing that kind of stuff.
>>
>> Yeah, from their perspective, maybe it's going to be "cool" to be seen
>> in Olympic footage for the rest of your life wearing some wacky outfit
>> - but nobody's going to care if you finish 9th or 11th or wherever
>> they were.  That was just ridiculous.
>>
>
>And I failed to mention their antics in the finish area.  That was
>probably the worst part about it - it was particularly out-of-place
>behavior considering how they skied.
>
>There have to be some Ski Team coaches (alpine) fearing for their jobs
>come April.
>
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