Tagged: Gabby Douglas

An Inspiring Message from the Obama White House

An Inspiring Message from the Obama White House

  I was so impressed by a comment from “Janice” on my blog about Gabby’s hair that I decided to do a follow-up today. Janice observed (quite accurately I think) that “society has programmed black...

Don’t Cry, Gabby. You Can’t Please Everyone…

Don’t Cry, Gabby. You Can’t Please Everyone…

I suppose we’re all like those folks in the Aesop fable, you know the one where the old man and the little boy are taking a donkey somewhere and passers-by get on their case?...

Waiting for Usain. Meanwhile, Yeah for the Fab 5!

Waiting for Usain. Meanwhile, Yeah for the Fab 5!

To me the Olympic Games are all about track and field. The real games don’t take place until Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake have their showdown in the sprints and those Jamaican wonder women...