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Originally posted by Wrabbit2000
You guys are so bad.... I'm sure she never thought that little bunny hop of hers would be immortalized forever. Geeze... It's almost indecent! I can't help but laugh every time.
Personally, I think the medal counts are as much a projection of commercialism as anything else. Rank by medal, sign contracts by rank. Contracts into the mega-millions per person. Yeah, I'd say the medal count and whose neck they go on has become big big business like every other aspect of the games now.