Spearhead News: Olympic Edition

by Featured Guest on August 3, 2012

Spearhead News

Ever wonder why those in the manosphere complain about media bias?

Well take a look at this: a screen shot from the Yahoo.com “news” contributor Anna Holmes. Full article here.

You may remember this is the same Holmes of Jezebel fame. She is, of course, the creator of that left-wing feminist enterprise. Both Jezebel and Holmes herself are known for their misandrist attitude, and violent fantasies about men.

Interestingly enough, the piece quotes another feminist in journalist clothing, Ana Marie Cox, formerly the Washington Editor of Time.com, and current Washington Correspondent for GQ, who got her big break by publishing the story of Jessica Cutler, a Capitol Hill intern who was trading sex for cash with politicos and blogging about it, thereby transforming her into a feminist heroine.

The “news” article, as one would expect, has a feminist, though mostly racial slant, with a links to far-left magazine The Nation and Twitter comments disparaging Bob Costas, who noted the historic, barrier breaking nature of the first black woman winning a gold in all-around gymnastics. However, not enough non-whites are in gymnastics or even crew, Holmes whines, and this is a sign of the Olympics as being too elitist, too white, and of course, secretly racist. Sexism rears it’s ugly head too. Girls just doesn’t have enough opportunities to play sports, nor access to appropriate equipment or facilties, she says, citing approvingly a study by the feminist National Women’s Law Center. “Doesn’t sound to me like so many barriers have been felled after all,” quips Holmes.

Anyhow, as of today the U.S. has won medals in 43 events. More than half, exactly 24, had been won by women, either individually or as part of a team. Quite a few of these were team effort, more so than with the men, so the total number of women as opposed to men, who will leave with medals, as of today, is 31 for men, and 44 for women. That’s a 58.6% vs. 41.3% breakdown in medals, resulting in a 17.3% disparity. Yes, the Olympics are sexist indeed! Just not the way poor little Anna imagines. You can check out Yahoo! Sports medal page to see for yourself.

Is it any wonder why most men don’t believe mainstream news organizations anymore, assuming they bother to check them? American women are doing better than men in the Olympics (just like in college admissions and graduation rates, the number of suicides, levels of incarceration, yadda yadda yadda), and yet shrill feminist dragons like Holmes scream sexism every chance they get.

Time to check off Yahoo News as a reputable news source, if you haven’t already.

{ 46 comments… read them below or add one }

Phil August 3, 2012 at 17:53

What you see from feminists in articles like this is an anti ethnic European caucasian male attitude. This is the ethnic component of feminism that is rarely mentioned.

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crella August 3, 2012 at 18:04

Can you imagine the screamfest that would ensue if a male blogger had a blog feature ‘F*ck, Marry or Kill’ featuring female celebrities? Astounding hypocrisy…..

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Rob August 3, 2012 at 18:09

The MSM is still up and running?

Who knew?

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piercedhead August 3, 2012 at 18:11

It’s curious where women find ‘unfairness’.

Just recently, the UK announced that the rules of royal primogeniture were to be altered to ‘be fairer to women’ – ie, that no longer would the eldest male be the first heir to the throne, but the eldest child.

Nowhere have I seen it noted that over the last 200 years, a woman has been the sovereign for more than 120 years (and counting).

Somehow a rule that gives them better than 60/40 favorable outcome is ‘unfair’.

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Paulo August 3, 2012 at 18:24

White world of sports? China has 42 medals, just one below US, and the US team is very diverse.

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dragnet August 3, 2012 at 18:28

I think it’s worth stipulating the core fact at the outset: that Gabby Douglas was clearly head-and-shoulders above the rest of the competition and that having her bring home the gold is definitely a proud moment.

From there, this bitching from Holmes’ about sex inequality is just the usual cherry-picked bullshit we’ve come to expect from feminists who never miss an opportunity to play the victim card—even during a moment of national and (ostensible) feminist triumph.

But something else disturbed me about the Gabby Douglas/feminism article—and that was the chatter in the comments about her identity. I read more than one post where commenters deemed it unfortunate that she was labelled as “African-American” or “black” instead of just “American”. They see it as unnecessarily divisive.

Part of the reason black people find it so difficult to identify as just “American” is because we’re never really seen that way by the majority. One of the core thrusts against Obama is that he’s not really “one of us”, that he was born elsewhere, doesn’t have American values, isn’t “American”, etc. In some ways, he’s the best of what American blacks have to offer…and he’s still deemed an outsider by large swaths of the electorate. But when we embrace that outsider status by openly identifying ourselves as people of African descent, or black, we’re then told that we should be “American” without any additional qualifiers. The breathtaking hypocrisy here is what’s truly divisive.

If we want blacks to be comfortable identifying themselves as solely “American” then we have to stop questioning their essential American-ness and whether or not they’re really American. When groups feel like their claim to the majoritarian identity is circumscribed, they construct different identities for themselves—many times forged in the crucible of rejection. That can change when the broader identity is made available to them in full.

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Carnivore August 3, 2012 at 18:35

MSM TV news viewship is down…down….down….and sinking even more:
http://judymorrisreport.blogspot.com/2012/08/msm-tv-news-who-is-watching-it-not-many.html

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El Bastardo August 3, 2012 at 18:52

First bit of news I’ve seen on the matter. When I watched the Olympics, and saw this trememndous athlete I all at once, admired her skill, and knew all the racist and sexist BS that was soon to follow.

Surprise, surprise, here it is. Minorities, and women will not be content until whites, specifically white men are completely gone. Of course, after that, they will start killing eachother, and leaving hateful tirades at our graves for not stopping their own selfish-criminal insanity. Any and all black people who want to stay, you are welcome too! The rest of you idiots out there, please feel free to go whereever you feel your perfect Utopia is, I hear Sudan is wonderful this time of year, if you’re a muslim. Black Panthers, thats a hint.

The fact of the matter is, I don’t care what she looks like. Apparently this writer does. Ho hum, I am not surprised I missed her. The lame stream media, and her and her racist/sexist ilk are of no consequence to me. I pay no attention to either one of them, unless I have to. A black girl, and black man, overcome all odds to make it or break it in the Olympics. Good for them, what color are they again? I forgot, I guess I will tell them good job when I see them, then ask if they want a beer so I can hear all about it.

Knuckleheads like this writer, whatever her name is, will just have to forgive me if I don’t make their point of view a topic in our conversation if and when it happens.

Congratulations on all your wins doll, you earned it, now avoid dumb idiots like this chick, and I will respect you even more!

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Okrahead August 3, 2012 at 20:59

Well, I see the Chinese are running neck and neck with the U.S. for the overall lead in medals. I also see absolutely no ethnic diversity whatsoever on the Chinese team. So, are we going to hear these writers denounce Chinese intolerance? For that matter, I was watching sprints and basketball earlier… No diversity from the top contenders there, either, and brother they ain’t white.

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freebird August 3, 2012 at 21:30

Anna Holmes is going for the gold in the Oppression Olympics.
She’s also a liar,hater and bigot.
That’s rewarded in the USSA (if you’re female)

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Geography Bee Finalist himself August 3, 2012 at 22:09

“Girls just don’t have enough opportunities to play sports, nor access to appropriate equipment or facilities, she says, citing approvingly a study by the feminist National Women’s Law Center.”

Hasn’t this bitch heard of Title IX? She must really have had her head far up her ass for years on end if she doesn’t realize that Title IX steals opportunities from men for no good reason.

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dannyfrom504 August 3, 2012 at 23:27

“yahoo”….news?

BWAAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!

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jodark August 4, 2012 at 00:38

I find it very interesting that people I know who are most excited for the Olympics are women. Then again, maybe it’s because they only televise the most feminine of the sports. God forbid they televise the skeet shooting event…

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walking in hell2 August 4, 2012 at 02:07

Isn’t it funny that no matter where women go and infiltrate, they trash and ruin everything, and then interest in whatever phenomenon it was, wains.

Women trashed marriage, they trashed universities, they trashed churches, they trashed the Olympics.

Probably the single biggest event that began the decline of Western Civilization was women gaining the right to vote. It is no wonder old civilizations that have stood the test of time, are the civilizations that give women the least amount of power.

When women are allowed to roam freely, their natural inclination is to destroy society; unconsciously and consciously. They are so destructive, that they con other men into helping them destroy society.

If a society really wanted to stand the test of time, it would have to have some kind of national agency dedicated to monitoring all woman subversion.

What is disturbing to me is the fact that so many MRAs are against Islam, when Islam does such a great job of keeping women’s natural destructive forces under control.

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walking in hell2 August 4, 2012 at 02:16

I think you guys will get a kick out of this:

When a Russian girl comes to America.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edyUW-iRXUk&feature=related

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MRA August 4, 2012 at 03:27

Every of these women should thanks to PC and affirmative action for putting there, in USA athletes case Title IX
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ps8H-5vE0ow
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttC_d4nSq8s

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Just1X August 4, 2012 at 03:37

The Olympics ‘too elitist’?

this woman is hilarious.

Why don’t we just give everyone in the world an olympic gold and just not bother with holding any more games?

(I actually think that this would be a great idea – the no more games bit)

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walking in hell2 August 4, 2012 at 03:50

A little off topic. I have never seen Dr. Phil before, but this is the greatest propaganda piece I have ever seen against men marrying foreign women.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vbsdjBDS03s&feature=related

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Gamerp4 August 4, 2012 at 03:52

Well Now Olympics is a sexist sport because they didnt provide enough Medals to Womyn :D , they should have atleast given 99.9999999999% medals to Womyn and if some medals were left (Ofcourse Bronze Medals You idiot who would give Gold and Silver medal to men, they should be given to women SO THEY CAN SELL IT AND GO SHOPPING WITH IT) they should be given to MEN.

What is it with this Black woman taking all the Gold, Mr Anna Holmes doesn’t likes Racist Men but its OK when she throws some racist slurs to her own sex :D now thats Positive Racism isnt it, I think it is best for Gabby Douglas to give the Gold Medal to Mr Anna Holmes for her outstanding Victimhood because not only she provides “sound” argument of female oppression to this day and age (Where female have all the rights and the hammer while the Men have responsibilities and the nail in their balls).

She is pretty much a cuckoo and if she is not married (I have crossed my finger and praying that she never will be and she should be another childless spinster) then it is good for the society and good for the environment.

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MRA August 4, 2012 at 04:13

Well Holmes is all about left, race and feminism, google her name and all is about white people,
http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2012/03/hunger-games-and-trayvon-martin.html

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ActaNonVerba August 4, 2012 at 04:29

If part of the point of this article is to point out the media is sexist against men I’m totally in agreement with that part.

If part of the point of this article is to say that people jump to ridiculous or unfounded conclusions regarding other demographic representation, including racial, I agree with that.

If any of this article is to suggest that there is “equal opporunity” to excel in all olympic sports (within only physical talent being the difference), I am totally not in agreement with that.

To me, the key factor (particularly in a country lacking a massive government-funded Olympic farm program like America) is economics. After all, how many families have the time and money for all the trips, training, events, etc.. necessary to take a young child and turn him or her into an Olympic gymnast, snowboarder, or whatever. Not many. And, to deny that it’s mostly fair-skinned Americans in this position is to deny reality. But, like I said, it’s mostly just an economic thing. A wealthy black family can send their child to all kinds of snowboarding camps. The kid has the extra obstacle of feeling out of place but it’s definitely possible for a wealthy family.

As an American and Olympics fan, I LOVE oddball athletes. I see a white sprinter and I pretty much automatically want him or her to do good. Same with white basketball. Same with black swimmers. Same with black gymnasts. Same with brown rowers. And so on and so on.

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ode August 4, 2012 at 04:29

dragnet

One of the core thrusts against Obama is that he’s not really “one of us”, that he was born elsewhere, doesn’t have American values, isn’t “American”, etc. In some ways, he’s the best of what American blacks have to offer…and he’s still deemed an outsider by large swaths of the electorate.

Wasn’t it Martin Luther King, Jr. who said something about a man should be judged by the content his character and not the color of his skin? Taking that advice what we see with Obama is that there is absolutely NOTHING Black about him. Bill Clinton is actually America’s first “Black” president.

There is good reason why Obama is treated like an outsider and no, it’s got nothing to do with the color of his skin. Obama is America’s first “globalist” president. He sees himself first and foremost not as a Black man or an American but as a “citizen of the world.” Globalism is a common ideology of the elite class, not just in America.

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a_guy August 4, 2012 at 05:22

Hey Dragnet,

The reason Obama is thought of as ” not really ‘one of us’, that he was born elsewhere, doesn’t have American values, isn’t ‘American’, etc.” is because he isn’t American. Regardless of where he was actually born, Obama was raised by people who were decidedly un-American in their outlook. His white mom was an America-hating feminist Marxist of the worst sort, his rich grandparents were hardcore leftists, and Obama, himself, was the alleged son of a Kenyan man, adopted later by an Indonesian man and raised for a number of his formative years in Indonesia, most undoubtedly being taught how much the USA is the worst country in the world.

I’m willing to bet that Obama despises, and I mean despises, American black people. He looks down on everybody, but I bet you he looks down, in particular, on black Americans. He has no problem using his status as a half-black man, but he seems most out of place when he’s trying to identify with black America.

Now, if someone like Alan Keyes, Herman Cain, or Allen West had been elected president, nobody, and I mean NOBODY, would ever have questioned their American roots. Not even people who vehemently disagreed with them. Heck, even if someone as messed up as Jesse Jackson had been elected, you wouldn’t be hearing a single word from the Right about whether he was truly an American, because he is, for better or worse, American down to the marrow in his bones. Obama, on the other hand, doesn’t seem to have absorbed one single American cultural element and the way he conducts himself in both official and unofficial capacities indicate that his loyalties are more with other countries and cultures than with the USA.

Don’t blame the resistance to Obama on race. It is solely because he is a “citizen of the world” communist at heart.

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TLM August 4, 2012 at 07:11

@dragnet
The only thing black about Obama is his skin color. All his beliefs, mannerisms, and the way he carries himself in general is indicative of a pissy white male liberal. He is certainly not the best of what blacks have to offer this country.

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Uncle Elmer August 4, 2012 at 07:57

Remember a few weeks back I tole the story about my dad sending me a clipping from the Wall Street Journal about ObamaCare and breast-feeding-funding, but it was just on the back side of a story about a new hyper-megapixel camera with near infinite zoom? Got a lot of upvotes for that, back when we had “upvotes”.

Point of the WSJ essay is that under ObamaCare, companies must provide time and space for women to “breastpump”, not to mention being a boon for “lactatation specialists”, as if women need instruction on how to stick their nipple in a kid’s mouth.

Article had a photo of a white woman instructing a “woman of color” how it’s done.

But that’s racist and insensitive to the needs and cultural history of black women, according to an essay in ForbesWoman :

Breastfeeding While Black Can Be An Isolating Experience

http://www.forbes.com/sites/womensenews/2012/08/03/breastfeeding-while-black-can-be-an-isolating-experience

No need for Elmer to comment, the essay is its own parody :

Sakia’Lynn Johnson was cautiously optimistic. Last year, as one of two African American international board certified lactation consultants in Florida, she had been asked to lead an African American special interest group for the first time in the history of the International Lactation Consultants Association’s annual conference. It is the largest gathering of lactation consultants in the world….

Here’s what I do know. As I traveled the country, asking everyone if they knew of any African American IBCLCs, this story took less journalistic routes and more grapevine and Underground Railroad-like pathways. There were stories and urban legends of black IBCLCs. At one point, I wondered if I was searching for black IBCLCs or Big Foot.

Severe Diversity Problem

This is exactly as I have observed for the past five years: The lactation consultant industry, as represented by the membership of the International Lactation Consultants Association, has a severe diversity problem–and not much is being done about it.

“The proverbial ‘Sally’ cannot talk to the proverbial ‘Shaniqua,’” says Johnson.

Truth moment: I discovered something about myself when I was breastfeeding my daughter. I did not really want a white woman to see my breasts. Maybe because of my overly dark areola and large nipples (I had to get a special pump), which seemed exotic and very National Geographic in my own mind. And I certainly didn’t want to tell a white woman some of the comments of my family members, which were really at the root of my insecurities around breastfeeding but may have sounded “ignorant” to anyone else not familiar with our cultural history.

I know I am not alone.

“Black women often find it easier to speak to my black lactation consultants or nurses. They understand each other from a cultural perspective and can relate to them in a different way than they are able to relate to me,” says Sylvia Edwards, manager of lactation services at the University of Alabama Birmingham hospital and co-chair of the Alabama Breastfeeding Coalition.

Can white certified lactation consultants help bridge the racial gap in breastfeeding rates? Perhaps, with a lot of cultural training. Could more African American consultants get us there much faster? Absolutely.

It is clear that they are an important piece of the puzzle. As we embark on innovative and more community-focused approaches to closing the breastfeeding gap, we need black and brown faces to lead outreach into our communities.

“You cannot send ‘Susan’ to the back-to-school jam at the church to talk about breastfeeding,” Johnson says. “It is not going to work.”

Most important, do the white lactation consultants care that their colleagues are woefully undiverse? I’m not so sure.

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DirkJohanson August 4, 2012 at 08:57

Jodark,

The best skeet shooting is on PeterNorth.com, anyway.

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Keyster August 4, 2012 at 09:31

It’s all about the “Privilaged White Male Class” against everyone else. That’s why feminists not only play the gender card, but the race card as well – (and the lesbian card too).

Yahoo! is a very feminist/leftist corporation, run by an inept board of directors more concerned with “women’s equality” than success as a business concern.

The only “barrier” to girls entering sports (and STEM and Politics, etc.) is the girls themselves. Why? Because girls who want to be more like boys are not very attractive to boys. Strange concept, I know. Once they discover their sexual power over the male, “we lose them”.

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Pops August 4, 2012 at 09:44

The rest of you idiots out there, please feel free to go whereever you feel your perfect Utopia is, I hear Sudan is wonderful this time of year, if you’re a muslim. Black Panthers, thats a hint.

Where can we send the Nazis and Klansmen?

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Gay State Girl August 4, 2012 at 10:54

Benign White Nationalists such as Jared Taylor and Charles Murray are less race concious than liberals, who will never let minorities forget who they are.

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Attila August 4, 2012 at 11:36

Looking at the Washington Post’s Olympics coverage – one would be tempted to think that it’s a female-only, mostly black female-only enterprise.

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Uncle Elmer August 4, 2012 at 12:18

walking in hell2 August 4, 2012 at 03:50

A little off topic. I have never seen Dr. Phil before, but this is the greatest propaganda piece I have ever seen against men marrying foreign women.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vbsdjBDS03s&feature=relate

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OK, I watched 3 minutes of it. Obviously computer-generated, all of it.

And I humbly submit that the Spearhead essay “A Man Wants a Wife, Not a Co-Worker” is among the greatest propaganda pieces in favor of foreign brides.

http://www.the-spearhead.com/2012/02/20/a-man-wants-a-wife-not-a-co-worker

Pops up #1 if you google(“A Man Wants a Wife”)

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Anon August 4, 2012 at 15:20

“American women are doing better than men in the Olympics (just like in college admissions and graduation rates…)”

As you recall, educators were panicked at the way women outnumbered men in college admissions. After all, American universities are merit-based institutions. How would men ever catch up? How many billions of dollars would be needed to raise the scores of men enough to back away from two-thirds women?

Well, I just got back from a college tour presented by a major public university, and guess what? The ratio of men to women is now 50-50!

How was this educational miracle accomplished? Did the heads of boys suddenly swell with added brainpower?

Nope. The admissions department of this school just listened to the girls and their moms. Girls do not want to go to schools where they can’t get dates because there aren’t enough boys. So’ they admitted more boys to get the balance back.

Merit-based, my ass.

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Anon August 4, 2012 at 15:25

Once they discover their sexual power over the male, “we lose them”.
- Keyster

I need this in my translation software! How many time have I read that phrase? Terrific insight.

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Anonymous August 4, 2012 at 21:02

The Chinese have been in the lead for gold medals throughout the games and they won the most last time. America has more female athletes than
male athletes on the team. Feminism is a fact-free ideology.

Of course, I’m not telling you anything you didn’t already know.

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Attila August 4, 2012 at 21:41

“What is disturbing to me is the fact that so many MRAs are against Islam, when Islam does such a great job of keeping women’s natural destructive forces under control.”

I’ve tired of saying the same thing, basically. They have and will outbreed all of their critics for the foreseeable future, for better or worse. In my view- MRAs need to learn and gather strength from wherever it can be found. If they don’t want to take the medicine- too bad for them. The medicine will find its way to a worthier patient.

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Common Monster August 4, 2012 at 22:44

A white guy won the long jump for the first time in about forever. They made a point about how it was the shortest olympic winning jump in forty years.

One of our (US) guys also medalled in the men’s 10km for the first time in 48 years, and Mr. Rupp happens to be white.

Will wonders never cease?

The big non-story seems to be how horribly the Russians are doing overall. Back during the Cold War era it was all USA vs USSR (we boycotted the 1980 Moscow games because they had invaded Afganistan), but they’re way down the list on the medal totals. The times they have a changed…

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JFP August 5, 2012 at 03:47

Does ms. feminist whiner mention the American woman who won her record setting 5th gold in skeet shooting? USA leads in medals in the shooting sports. :)

Apart from the just odd opening ceremonies, I think the badminton corruption scandal is the most interesting part of the olympics so far. That and NBC’s time delays on events and spoiling who won on their own network.

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Torgo August 5, 2012 at 07:31

“how horribly the Russians are doing overall”

As of this AM, Russia is in 4th place with 30 medals, just one behind 3rd place Great Britain. How exactly is this “horrible” or “way down”? Now that Belarus, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, and the other Soviet Republics are separate nations, it’s fair to say that it’s perfectly understandable that the Russian total would be less than that of the USSR. If you add today’s total for Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, you get 30+6+6+5=47, which is in the ballpark of the US and China with 55 and 57.

So again, what is your point?

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Opus August 5, 2012 at 10:41

At time of writing, may I observe, that third place in the medal tables are the United Kingdom. :) (The two Anglo countries and China in the first three – what does that say?). Andy Murray has just been Federer (!) in straight sets (!) on Grass (!) at Wimbledon to become Olympic Champion. I really have to pinch myself to be assured that this is not some halucinogenic dream from which I will shortly awaken. Every day white beaming faces clutching gold medals are on the front page of every daily papers. That will not be changed as a result of the miserable performance of our soccer team – should have played Beckham. As for the girls, they smile but are so stunningly ugly that one of them (a swimmer) has been described as having the face of a dolphin, and another, I see, looks like someone undergoing chemo-therapy – but obviously not.

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Opus August 5, 2012 at 11:31

As the question of the ethnicity of the competitors has occupied a number of comments on this thread, may I, continue by making what I am sure will be regarded as a debatable view point – and frankly anti-racist namely that there is no reason to believe that black males are neccesarily gifted by God with running faster than white males over short distances.

In support of this radical idea I put forward two supporting arguments:

1. If the number of white people in the world’s population is only something over 10% one would expect to see gold medalists in all disciplines predominantly black or brown or yellow – but actually the brown and black – at least – seem to be under-represented.

2. If you were to argue that that was a result of white-privilege (which strangely does not extend to sprintng), again I would argue that white people (though I am convinced they are being prejudiced against in the sprints) consistently punch above their weight. Off the top of my head I can think of the following white 100 metre gold medalists this past century: Harold Abrahams (UK 1924) Armin Hary (Germany 1960 – and I know that the Bronze medalist in 1960 was Peter Radford of UK) Valery Borzhov (1972 Russia- and was there ever a more elegant sprinter); 1980 (Allan Wells UK). There may be others. I am arguing that it is a perverse form of racism that regards Black people as inherently faster runners – inadequate evidence for that I say on the basis of Olympic results- and now we have a white long-jump champion and to be a long-jump champ you have to be very fast at the sprints.

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Opus August 5, 2012 at 12:14

May I also say something very important about the 2012 Olympics which may or will not be obvious to anyone who is not here: Britain is not a hot country but when it is hot (as usually in August) it is unbearable because (being an island) it is very very humid a bit like D.C. in fact. This summer however has been pleasantly cool so that all this week the temperature has been in the 60s (Fahrenhite) and with some rain to cool things further. The forecast for next week is pretty similar. I am guessing that such moderate temperatures can only aid the possibility of fast times in the longer Athletics events.

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Norm August 5, 2012 at 12:47

The original olympics in ancient Greece had only men who performed nude. Females were not allowed to watch or participate. Many of the male viewers who had influence and money would choose an athlete who “struck their fancy”(to borrow an English term) to spend time with after the event. It seems it is the same today only women are interested in female athletes. I wonder how many are interested only in their athletic abilities?

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Torgo August 5, 2012 at 14:46

“Obama, on the other hand, doesn’t seem to have absorbed one single American cultural element and the way he conducts himself in both official and unofficial capacities indicate that his loyalties are more with other countries and cultures than with the USA.”

Obama begrudges those who have healthy psychological boundaries and who dare to want to keep what they’ve earned. Given that the essence of life is self-directed and self-benefitting action, it’s fair to say that the man hates life itself.

Words cannot describe the depth of his pathology. He belongs in a padded cell.

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Tom Smith August 6, 2012 at 07:56

Not only is the coverage pro-woman, it is directed at a female audience. I guess this is where the money is?? Or is it, perhaps it’s because most of the men are working whilst the women are the ones who have the time to play sport.

IMO Gabby Douglas’ performance was not as graceful as the silver medalists. But, of course, gymnastics is really a HIGHLY subjective sport. It’s a little like skating- a small group of judges control everything.

The MRM ought to be worried about where Gabby’s dad is? Will this black family with a highly successful young daughter be held up as the new feminist idea of success? One has to wonder.

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bobsutan August 6, 2012 at 11:41

If half the medals being won are by women, then what’s she got to say about all of the 100m finals sprinters being black? :sits back as the cognitive dissonance makes her head explode:

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MaMu1977 August 6, 2012 at 14:51

@Tom Smith

Gabby Douglas’ dad was kicked to the curb for cash and prizes (God Damn him for being deployed to the Middle East all of the time and abandoning his family! It’s a good thing that his ex-wife divorced him while he was just wasting time in Iraq as a bullet-catcher, otherand, wise his daughter would have turned out bad…/sarc)
And before I forget, the vast majority of those “black people” who are complaining about Ms. Douglas’ hair are coddled liberal “wunderkinden” (read, “strong, independent black women” and black gays.) The rest of us are proud of her accomplishments and could give a rat’s arse about the state of her hair.

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