A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words

Remembering Sports Scenes
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putting up pictures

If you enjoy watching sports, you can probably remember a scene or a picture that sticks out in your mind because it represented a moment of victory or outstanding performance. Having grown up only a few miles from Madison Wisconsin, it was very significant to me that Eric Heiden was also from Madison Wisconsin and went on to win five gold medals in Speed Skating during the 1980 Winter Olympics. This being so, I can still see the picture in Sports Illustrated within my mind, where Eric Heiden was coming around a turn on the speed skating track while heading for another Olympic victory. Of course the scenes and pictures of this were celebrated all over the world while commentators and writers made frequent references to his great accomplishment. Continue reading A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words