Feb 15, 2010

The Olympics’ shameful response to luge death

The death of Nodar Kumaritashvili, the Georgian luge competitor who was killed just prior to the opening of the Winter Games was treated by officials "less as a tragedy than as an inconvenience", says the NYT in a damning take-down.

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