*** SORT-OF BREAKING NEWS ***
(Sort-of breaking, Sort-of news)
Leonid Tyagachev, the head of the Russian Olympic Committee, resigned on Wednesday because 15 medals just isn't good enough for a former superpower.
They were late to the dance (see Finally, they're Russian in), but they did show up to BVWOC. That other big country with an identity problem, China, didn't show at all. If I find out that the Chinese government blocked my blog, well... can you say "human rights violation"? But I digress...