UK Snow Greets Torch
An unseasonable snowfall in April set the scene for today's London Torch Relay, as though our weather were trying to put its own dampener on the sporting world's insane celebration of drug-taking, global warming and corporate greed and psychopathy. My only interest in today's event arose from my hope that the delectable and talented Vanessa Mae might jog her slice of the route in itsy-bitsy running shorts. The slush clobbered that idea.... (Recent research found that 75% of the UK population believes that the 2012 Olympics will bring no real benefit to their region; CLICK. Surprise, surprise.) ...Latest news: 25 arrests made so far. Sounds par for the course.