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Winter Olympians visit White House

Updated: May 17, 2006, 1:40 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- President Bush welcomed "dudes and dudesses" from the U.S. Winter Olympic team on Wednesday in a White House ceremony that included a most unusual prop -- a signed football jersey from Donovan McNabb.

About 190 Olympians and Paralympians from the Torino Games gathered on the sunny South Lawn for the traditional post-Olympic visit, where the president offered praise for athletes representing sports both traditional and hip.

"We want to thank all the dudes ...

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