Like most people, I've been following the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake
City, enduring the all-too-frequent commercial breaks, the sometimes inane
commentaries and often embarrassing interviews, as well as the scandal
surrounding the figure skating pairs competition. Regardless of
the distractions, at their best the Olympics touch our hearts and send the
human spirit soaring.
Right now people are up in arms about judging bias in figure skating.
But there's another bias I think deserves some ...