Sunday, February 9, 2014

Russian TV Viewers Didn’t See That Olympic Ring Fail At Sochi Opening Ceremony   

Sports

Nataliya Vasilyeva, writing for the Associated Press, as published by The Huffington Post: Russian state television aired footage Friday of five floating snowflakes turning into the Olympic rings and bursting into pyrotechnics at the Sochi Games opening ceremony. Problem is, … Continue reading →

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Principle 6   

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From the Principle 6 website: Principle 6, a campaign inspired by the values of the Olympic charter, is a way for athletes, spectators, and global supporters to celebrate the Olympic principle of non-discrimination and call for an end to Russia’s … Continue reading →

Monday, August 12, 2013

Lightning, Bolt strike in Moscow   

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Photographer Olivier Morin writing on AFP’s Correspondent blog: I took this picture with one of five remote-controlled cameras I’d set up by the side of the track to capture the race winner from various angles and perspectives. Of course, I … Continue reading →