Winter Games: picture of the day

February 16, 2010


We’ve gone for another celebration picture today … and this one by Lucy Nicholson was just irresistible. The emotion of winning gold is captured in the strong expressions on the faces of husband-and-wife pair Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo after the scores for their routine in the figure skating pairs came in.

Original caption: China’s Shen Xue (L) and Zhao Hongbo celebrate on learning that they had won the gold medal after their performance in the pairs free skating figure skating event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 15, 2010. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson


They are beautiful. Sometimes it’s experience and maturity that trumps all.

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i’m vietnam vet – red, white and blue as you could get – keep the uniforms clean – IOC is right in this case

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