Every now and then, something really neat happens to remind me what a great job I have.
Last night, I sat and watched the Olympic ice dancing competition with Melissa Gregory and Denis Petukhov, who participated in the Torino games four years ago. They came in to offer analysis on our (very) late news.
Of all the figure skating events, I enjoy the ice dancing the most. There’s teamwork, athleticism, showbiz, and a whole bunch of other stuff rolled into a routine. (And the thought of holding Tanith Belbin like a waiter holds a tray full of dishes is not unappealing, either.)
But to sit and watch and have the opportunity to understand a sport I only see every four years with two really nice people who have been there….