With the northern parts of the world watching the Olympics in Sochi, Russia, there has been even more discussion of losers than usual. Some years ago, Nike had a commercial saying you don’t win silver, you lose gold. It is a common refrain. It might be a good time to have a discussion about that. […]

US Women’s hockey team weep

With four minutes left to play in the gold medal game at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, the U.S. women’s team had a two to zero lead over Canada. Canada fought back, tied the game with seconds to go, and won it in overtime. As with all such games a different bounce in any […]