Good for Norway

Those of us who are Norwegian will be happy to note that brilliant sprinter Thor Hushovd won the Tour de France stage today.  Since I’m not really into skiing, cycling is about the only sport I follow in which a modern-day Norseman has consistently made me proud.

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One response to “Good for Norway

  1. Those of us who are Norwegian-friendly cycling fans will also pipe up about how it drives us nuts that English-speaking commentators mispronounce thundering Thor’s last name. He’s not HOOSH-offed, he’s HOOS-hoffed.

    Still, I think speedskating powerhouse Johann Olav Koss might have had better thighs in his day…

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