Olympics end early for some

Hopefully, you have been or are catching Olympic fever. The Olympics are an incredible display of human spirit and tenacity. But sometimes we don’t take time to think about the human beings performing in their athletic events and the time, the sacrifices and the epic importance their competing has in their lives. The Los Angeles Times’ Bill Plaschke is right on point with this article about sisters Courtney and Kelley Hurley, Olympic fencers whose games were over before most of us knew they’d started.