Fourth-seeded Ukraine Elina Svitolina also advanced, fending off Australian Ajla Tomljanovic 7-5, 6-3.
I mean, between cable, Dish, and the Internet, you could watch figure skating if not constantly, certainly weekly. The Olympics is the pinnacle of human physical achievement and a cesspool of doping, institutional corruption, and color commentary so god-awful it could make you wish someone would pull your brain out through your nose like the ancient Egyptians did — but at least had the decency to wait until you were dead. If you don’t know what that last one is, Google it. Like life itself, the Olympics is simultaneously magnificent and dreadful. ” Gladly, and also I’m not entirely sure I care for your tone, imaginary reader’s voice in my head. That same winter Olympics, the captain of the US women’s ski team and a favorite for the gold, Suzanne Stevia “Suzy” Chaffee, finished a disappointing 28th in the downhill. So glistening white.” Trump himself is too one-dimensional to be like the Olympics, but the games are a perfect metaphor for the American presidency — an office that has been home to the unmatched genius of Jefferson, the heart, passion, and courage of Lincoln, and Obama’s eloquence and steady hand is now occupied by a boy king who makes George W.
Defending champion Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia was sent packing in straight sets as the French Open began on Sunday at Roland Garros.
The fifth-seeded Ostapenko was stunned 7-5, 6-3 by unseeded Ukrainian Kateryna Kozlova in a match that lasted 95 minutes.
I was a fan of the original space, with its grey walls, black-and-white photos by De Canck, and large clock — always set at 10 minutes to 5, to capture that magical moment before the dinner service kicked off.
The new space (the former Anise locale, for foodies in the know) has a completely different feel, with high ceilings and white walls in a long, church-like room.