- Aug 19, 2002
I just heard that a well know pole diver whose first name was Gene, (didn’t get his last name) was lost at the Nationals in Hawaii this weekend.
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Originally posted by peskydor
Let's not let the emotion of the moment rule. Let men do their thing and lose the hand wringing. Gene was obviously a good diver, quite brave and competitive . Let's remember the good stuff and drop the cliches about 'tragedy' and 'senseless loss of life' or whatever Oprah lovers may have in mind. We need to go on. What we don't need is a group of suits telling us that we need more rules to 'protect us'. They need to remember where they came from.