Winter Olympics: Whistler Photo Album No. 1


I assume this is the mayor of Whistler.

These are Duh Hockey Guys, who have been entertaining folks along the Whistler Stroll. Unlike with many street performers, I do not have to place quotes around the word entertain, because they’re actually pretty funny.

The Whistler Stroll.

See those Olympic rings in the previous photograph? Within a couple hours of Nodar Kumaritashvili’s death on the luge track, someone had placed a memorial underneath the rings…

… and within a day it had grown.

Because nothing says “Jamaica” quite like two pales guys wearing toques.

This is what pretty much every storefront window in Whistler, and Jacques Rogge’s bedroom, looks like.

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