It's official: USA on Winter map
WHISTLER, British Columbia -- Pull on the heavy Norwegian sweaters, throw down a shot of aquavit and heat up the fondue pots. America now is a true Winter Olympian.
Sure, the U.S. has won all manner of medals in other winter sports. Hockey, figure skating, downhill skiing, speedskating, bobsled, even curling -- we've won our share and then some. But to really be made in the Winter Games, you must win something in the old-school Nordic events, the ones where medals normally are reserved ...
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