olympics:

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed – Michael Jordan

Twelve new events debuting at 2014 Winter Olympics | SI.com

Twelve new events debuting at 2014 Winter Olympics | SI.com

olympics:

Skiing then and now: Austria’s Harald Paumgarten skis to a finish at Saint Moritz 1928. And, Norway’s Marit Bjoergen cross-country skis at Vancouver 2010, where she won three golds, a silver, and bronze.

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doctorswithoutborders:

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After deadly attacks and threats inside hospitals in the Central African Republic capital of Bangui, MSF calls on all parties to the conflict to allow the wounded and sick to safely obtain medical care, and for an end to violence and threats against patients, civilians, and medical staff throughout the country. MSF has treated 280 wounded in the Community Hospital in Bangui. Most patients were injured by gunshots or weapons like machetes and knives. More than 60 surgical operations were performed, and more than 100 people are still hospitalized. Read more at http://bit.ly/J7ZpbJ