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And you thought the drama from the Olympics was over.   “Nyet way!”  And heads will roll (maybe literally).  Russia didn’t do very well in the winter games.  Just 3 of the 15 medals it won were gold… the smallest number the former Cold War nation has taken home from the cold weather games since  its first in 1994.  In the 9 winter Olympics from 1954 to 1988, the Soviet Union won… Read More

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The Winter Olympics end today.  In snowboarder speak, “That bums me out dude.”  My wife laughs at me, but I’m going to go through withdrawals of olympic proportions now.  For the past two weeks I’ve watched everything from skiing to skating.  Even curling and cross-country.  And the drama has been better than any television soap opera.  USA-Canada, Vonn-Mancuso, etc. I’m not the only one who’s been glued to hockey, biathlon, skeleton, curling,… Read More

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Hockey is really big right now with the anticipation of Sunday’s USA-Canada gold medal final in the Olympics.  Its been a while since I’ve gone to a game, so I went to watch our local minor league hockey team, the Tulsa Oilers, play the Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs  at the BOK Center.  I took the kids and their friends.  Oilers’ owner Jeff Lund was generous enough to invite Michelle and me to watch from… Read More

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I  love to watch the Olympics.  Especially the skiing, because I love the sport.  Last month I took my family to Colorado for a week of skiing, and watching Bode and Lindsay has me itching to hit the slopes again.  I’d like to buy some new skis first, but is now the best time to do that? That got me thinking about the best time to buy anything.  Did you know when… Read More

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