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Awesome: Usain Bolt Stop Interview During American National Anthem

Kiffur Wrote: Aug 06, 2012 1:32 PM
Absolutely, Ken. During the film clip I found my eyes constantly shifting from one of these great athletes to the other. The double screen really enhanced the magic of the moment.
Tea Party in Wisconsin formerlyTea Party Wrote: Aug 06, 2012 3:52 PM
So did I. I found myself tearing up. Have nothing but contempt for those so called Black entertainers/leaders who attacked that pretty little gymnast because she used hair straightener instead of going 'natural'..Oprah was one of them. I don't ever recall seeing
Oprah with natural hair nor have I ever seen Michellemabelle either. Nothing like picking on
an accomplished 16 year old, instead of praising her for her skill and artistry as a gymnast.

I warned you all that I love the Olympics (maybe a little too much), but this is a story worth sharing. While American Sanya Richards-Ross was accepting the gold medal for winning the 400-meter dash, Usain Bolt, the amazingly fast Jamaican man who won the 100-meter dash, was giving an interview. And instead of continuing to talk over the Star-Spangled Banner, he turned around, pointed at the flag, and indicated to the reporter that he would like to watch in silence. Watch: