Between live on-ice updates and taped interviews with coaches and former players, the announcers chatted with a studio guest - none other than
Mr E Man turned to me incredulously.
"What the fuck's he doing there?!" he asked.
"It's a good thing", I replied. "If it starts to look like we're going to lose, he'll suspend the game and hope the Swedish team self-destructs before play restarts".
Seriously, how is Harper still PM? And while we're at it, how is Bush still POTUS? The instant change-over you get in the UK and Canada is too short a transition, but the American transistion is waaaaaaaaaaaaay too long.
Methinks 2009 will improve greatly when both men are gone.
*Other than a brief "woo hoo!"