Tag Archives: 2012 Olympics

Good News Friday

Another in my Good News Friday series. Our first piece of good news comes in the unlikely person of British comedian John Cleese, founding member of the “Monty Python” who is to star in a commercial for the famous (or … Continue reading

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An Olympian Silence

Forty years ago, at the 1972 Munich Olympics, 11 Israeli athletes were murdered by Palestinian terrorists. The families of the slain athletes have campaigned ever since for an official minute’s silence in their memory, and every Olympics they have been … Continue reading

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