Justified decision, or cruelly unfair?

Over the weekend, the U.S. Figure Skating Championships took place and favored Ashley Wagner finished out of medal contention. Many, if not most skating enthusiasts believed that the US Figure Skating Association would choose its three Sochi Olympic qualifiers from the three medal winners. However, when the selections were announced, Wagner was in and bronze medalist Mirai Nagasu was out. Did they make the right decision, based on Wagner’s body of work, or was this a mistake? Read about it here.

Free subway ride? Give me 30 squats!

To promote the upcoming 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, subway stations in  Moscow have installed these cool machines that will allow passengers to do 30 squats in exchange for a ticket. Watch the cool video here. Nations working to curb obesity (like the United States) should take note of this brilliant idea, which could apply to many things beyond train rides. What a great idea.