Forget Paris or Milan. This year, the high bar for cutting edge fashion is being set not on the catwalks but in the snow of Sochi, Russia. From skintight speedskaters to colorful curlers, these Winter Olympians are redefining haute couture. Warning: You may want to turn down the color contrast on your screen.
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It is a crazy scenario when most people in the world would be surprised if there isn't some sort of violence or terrorist act. That's a very low bar. 88 year old blogger Lester Aldrich in Michigan has a very strong opinion on the subject: