- After leading for most of the snowboardcross final race, Lindsey Jacobellis hot-dogged it near the finish line, attempting a trick, and fell, losing her gold medal. I bet she winds up being more famous and making more money for losing the gold than she ever would have by actually winning it.
ESPN is doing a little wrap-up on the best stories of the Turino Olympics, and their columnists are sharing their insights on the aftermath. I thought Jim Caple's comments about ill-timed showboater Lindsay Jacobellis were on the money.
Posted by Mr. Jones at 2/27/2006 12:32:00 PM