Meltdown on Ice: That was embarrassing to watch…

…and almost worse than anything Tonya Harding managed to bring to Olympic figure skating.

Inspired by Peggy Fleming as a kid, I tried ice skating at my local park district, and spent most of the time sitting on the ice, so maybe I can’t relate to elite figure skaters. But, I was embarrassed for them last night when the 4 top skaters completely melted down on international television.

Why did NBC show it?

NBC could have cut away to the skiers, who jump higher and crash bigger and more often than…

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Ellen Beth Gill

Ellen Beth Gill

Lawyer. Artist. Little known fact about me: I have a football trophy for accidentally tackling someone holding the ball at the right time.