Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

North Korea's delegation to the Winter Olympics in South Korea will include a 140-member art troupe, the two sides agreed Monday, while discussions continue over fielding a joint women's hockey team. The two Koreas met Monday for the second time in a week as they try to hammer out details for the North's participation in next month's Games, which the South sees as a way to calm tensions caused by Pyongyang's nuclear and missile tests. ... Separately, South Korean Sports Ministry spokesman Hwang Seong Un said that the two Koreas have agreed in principle to field a joint women's ice hockey team. The proposal requires International Olympic Committee approval. If realized, it would be the Koreas' first unified Olympic team ever.





Admin's note: Participants in this discussion must follow the site's moderation policy. Profanity will be filtered. Abusive conduct is not allowed.

Much more fun than a nuclear war. The citizens of Hawaii should attend the games and root for them.

#1 | Posted by Zed at 2018-01-17 05:01 PM | Reply

A good thing, and more progress at reducing tensions about nuclear war than the US has done in some time.

Of course, the team has no chance against the Canadian women, AKA the Cornell University Women's Hockey All-Stars, with five Cornell alumni on the team. Gold medals look great on a Carnellian-colored hockey sweater...

#2 | Posted by catdog at 2018-01-18 12:16 PM | Reply

I guess it will kill you liberals that the south Korean President said it was Trump that made the talks possible.

#3 | Posted by WTFIGO at 2018-01-18 03:02 PM | Reply

There needs to be a betting pool. Date of the first post-Olympics nuclear & ICBM tests.

#4 | Posted by sitzkrieg at 2018-01-18 10:04 PM | Reply

Comments are closed for this entry.

Home | Breaking News | Comments | User Blogs | Stats | Back Page | RSS Feed | RSS Spec | DMCA Compliance | Privacy | Copyright 2018 World Readable

Drudge Retort