[LMB] Canadian commentators

Christine L. Forber christine at forber.net
Fri, 22 Feb 2002 13:54:03 -0500

At 01:26 PM 2/22/2002 -0500, Phyllis LeFevre wrote:
>But what I *really* want to know is.........since when did WINNING a
>Silver or Bronze medal EVER mean defeat????

This was pointed out by the Canadian Womens' Curling team who WON the bronze. 

I think that it is somewhat harder to accept that you've "WON" the silver 
medal when you've just lost the game for the gold. Especially when you 
really expected to win the gold all along. This may well not be right, but 
is human nature.