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Wrapping up Sochi

Two months after leaving Sochi, I finally get around to writing a final wrap-up post on my experiences at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

Those last few days in Sochi were an amazing whirlwind. 822 more words

Will Governments Ever Say No Thanks to Global Events?

By Taylor Marvin

The June opening of the 2014 FIFA World Cup is fast approaching, but not all Brazilians are happy that their country will be hosting soccer’s premier event. 978 more words

Culture

We believe in you

Dear Oscar

I saw you in London in 2012. You are a great inspiration for young people.

We love and pray for you.

Have strength be strong. 14 more words

Oscar Pistorius

Summer's Heart

Filmed during the beautiful summer month of August 2012, during the Olympic Games & presented in glorious widescreen.

Why Mo should keep with the marathon

Mo Farah was hoping for a faster time and a better placing in London on Sunday, but he certainly did not disgrace himself in a type of race which doesn’t play to his strengths. 292 more words

Sport, diplomacy and war...almost

After Stalin died, everything was going to get better. When we heard the news, on the BBC Home Service, early in the morning, I asked my mother if Stalin was in Hell.   1,344 more words

God is your refuge

Dear Oscar

Growing up, I heard of the famous guy from our country (South Africa) who ran but had no legs. I thought it was just a well known gossip until I saw it with my own eyes when you ran at the 2012 Summer Paralymics in London on television. 92 more words

Oscar Pistorius