Ohno falls short of Olympic legends
VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Apolo Ohno could pass Bonnie Blair as the most decorated Winter Olympian in American history this weekend. That is, he could if you subscribe to the same accounting methods employed by AIG, Enron and Bernie Madoff.
Begin with that clumsy term: most decorated Winter Olympian, as if Olympic champs are trimmed like Christmas trees. The term is a merely a convenient method to equate quantity with quality.
Blair won five gold medals and ...
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