Had a conversation today where an old friend of mine from Jamaican schooldays made a point that if Usain Bolt had been caught smoking a bong — a la Michael Phelps — then the media in America would be bemoaning and lamenting his fall from the top; wondering how long his sponsors have before they’re forced to drop him, and generally be bashing Usain Bolt … Continue reading We’re So Special : UPDATED!
Someone must be watching out for Usain Bolt, protecting his image and his interests, right? This is a video on YouTube with overwhelmingly negative feedback both in ratings and text comments. Seems like something of a backlash. Oddly everything I’ve read about how to get a viral video on YouTube strongly advises to get have a sexually risque image dead center in the middle of … Continue reading Image is…
Audio/Podcast link: PBSNewsHour segment on Jamaica at Olympics Also: Window at New Balance store on 42nd St and 6th Ave. Notice them showcasing the Jamaican flag. Continue reading Jamaica gets its big ups!
Headline says “Bolt, fastest on earth.” Screen shot from the Drudge Report Continue reading Bolt!