This year, Thailand has no athletes participating in the Winter Olympics. In the last two Winter Games (Salt Lake City and Turin), there was a professor at Drexel University who represented Thailand in cross-country skiing. This time, he’s sitting out.
This NYT Sunday Magazine article on Shani Davis has the most arresting photo of anything I’ve seen in a long time. Scroll down to the second photo, credited to Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images, and click on ‘Enlarge This Image’. Those angles!