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Awesome: Usain Bolt Stop Interview During American National Anthem

SuperThumpasauras Wrote: Aug 06, 2012 12:02 PM
The funny thing is Usain Bolt has a reputation as being a bit arrogant and aloof. I'm impressed he'd be so overtly respectful to somebody else's moment. My perception has changed. Well done Usain Bolt.
Jeff2590 Wrote: Aug 06, 2012 12:42 PM
Bolt enjoys his notoriety and accomplishments with great humor. It's not always self-effacing and he's a bit of a prankster and a wise-a--, but always good-natured.

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: