Olympics Highlights and Lowlights as Buzz B Berkeley sees them…

12:18 am My POV
CLICK on these Sponsors:

I’ve been uncharacteristically quiet during these Olympics. I’ve tried to watch everything but wasn’t moved to write about them…

… until now.

It’s not congratulations that moves me… nor is it observations of the events, but observations on the Medal Ceremonies.

More specifically, Gabriel (Gabby) Douglas’ total disrespect for the flag!

In both of the Gold Medal ceremonies, she didn’t look at the flag AT ALL, she didn’t put her hand on her heart.

Contrast that with the other four members of the Championship team: ALL were respectfully watching as the flag was raised, and ALL had their hands on their hearts… All but Gabby!

Then, during her Gold Medal ceremony for the Individual Championship, again, she looked around without respect for the flag… never even glancing at it… and her right hand was not only NOT on her heart, but was holding a bouquet of flowers (her left hand capable of holding flowers was clenched behind her back)!

Contrast that with the Gold Medal ceremony only a few minutes later wherein Michael Phelps, not only placed his hand over his heart, but stared intently as the flag was raised.

Good for him! Good for the other four members of the “Fab Five”… SHAME on Gabby!

To me, it’s the “Fabulous Four and Gabby too”!!!!

CLICK on these Sponsors:
Share and Enjoy:
  • Digg
  • StumbleUpon
  • del.icio.us
  • Facebook
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Twitter
  • Google Bookmarks
  • connotea
  • Google Buzz
  • HelloTxt
  • Identi.ca
  • LinkedIn
  • Ping.fm
  • Reddit
  • Tumblr
Be Sociable, Share!


Tags: , , , , , ,

3 Responses

  1. comprehensive search marketing specialist l comprehensive search marketing strategies l search marketing specialist l comprehensive search marketing l internet marketing specialist l Scottsdale SEO Company l Web marketing specialist l Online marketing spe Says:

    Usually I do not learn post on blogs, but I wish to say that this write-up very pressured me to take a look at and do it! Your writing style has been surprised me. Thank you, very nice article.

  2. Sammie Says:

    I have just tried to subscribe but having difficulties with the RSS feed. (It really is still all a bit brand new to me)

  3. vitamin Says:

    This is exactly the thing I’ve been searching for! Fantastic and thank you!

Leave a Comment

Your comment

You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Please note: Comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. There is no need to resubmit your comment.