VirtualMini

Everything in the world !

katie couric called out by dutch embassy over skating flap

katie couric called out by dutch embassy over skating flap News Article With The full text news and with Resource Link at the bottom of the text and you can View this News Article in the source page.



katie couric called out by dutch embassy over skating flap

katie couric’s half-baked claims about the netherlands athletes had the dutch doubled over, and led to an ice-themed twitter exchange. the nbc presenter claimed during the opening ceremony of the pyeongchang olympics that the success of speed skaters from holland came because they use frozen canals as a means of transportation. "for as long as those canals have existed, the dutch have skated on them to get from place to place, to race each other and also to have fun," she said. the people of the netherlands, whose relatively mild climate leads to cycling as their most characteristic form of transportation, soon began mocking the explanation for their sporting prowess.chloe kim, u.s. olympic snowboarder, once again tweets about food "just like most latvians use a b...