Men’s final this morning. I do love the time difference for the Roland Garros and Wimbledon finals.
Earlier this week, ESPN aired 30 for 30’s “The Price of Gold,” which chronicles the Tonya Harding–Nancy Kerrigan…episode of 1994, mostly from Tonya’s point of view since Nancy refused to participate (though her husband did), presumably since she’s involved in another documentary with NBC.
As an up-to-the-minute pop-culture devourer who gets annoyed at people who bring up day-old gossip, I should have hated this. But as a fan who has been watching figure skating since the 1992 Olympics, I was g.d. riveted by this rehashing of 20-year-old events (uh, yeah).
Here are some thoughts…