February 15, 2010

OLYMPICS

PARTY CRASHERS

OLYMPICS

THE ULTIMATE OLYMPIC SCHEDULE

BUSINESS

INSIDE THE FALL OF A FAMED HEDGE FUND

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PARTY CRASHERS

To hear his competitors tell it, Shani Davis is a fun-loving free spirit; the veritable life of the party. That may well be true, but it’s not a part of his personality the U.S. speed skater shows much interest in sharing with the press, public, or even his teammates.
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OLYMPICS

THE ULTIMATE OLYMPIC SCHEDULE

FEB. 12 DAY 1 10:00 A.M. SKI JUMPING Normal hill individual qualification round 6:00 P.M. OPENING CEREMONY FEB. 13 DAY 2 9:45 A.M. SKI JUMPING Normal hill individual round 1 10:45* SKI JUMPING Normal hill individual final 11:45 ALPINE SKIING
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BUSINESS

INSIDE THE FALL OF A FAMED HEDGE FUND

A Bay Street legend, a whiz kid manager and the angry investors
Hockey great Steve Yzerman on how to choose an Olympic team, who to pick as captain and how scoring stats can fool you 1617
INTERVIEW

Hockey great Steve Yzerman on how to choose an Olympic team, who to pick as captain and how scoring stats can fool you

It held no earthmoving surprises, yet the list of 23 names Steve Yzerman produced on New Year’s Eve touched off varying degrees of applause, condemnation and second-guessmanship in bars and on open-line shows across the country. It was an early taste of the scrutiny on Yzerman, the Hall of Fame centre with the Detroit Red Wings who, as executive director of Canada’s men’s Olympic hockey team, chose the squad that will carry the hopes of a nation in Vancouver.
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BIG TROUBLE?

Let’s be honest, Vancouver doesn’t really have winter. Even light snowfalls paralyze the place. It rains all the time. So the international handwringing about the city’s warmest January on record should be put in proper context: they won the Olympics despite—not because of—the weather.
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THE BACK PAGES

THE PSYCHO EFFECT

Fifty years ago, a movie by Alfred Hitchcock changed the way audiences viewed films. Its influence is still being felt.
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SOCIETY

TATIANA AND KRISTA ON THE MOVE

The famous twins are walking, talking and astonishing experts
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THE BACK PAGES

The People vs. Ex-Generalissimo Blair

The grilling the former British PM is getting over invading Iraq suits the enemy just fine
THE BACK-TO-MO SCOW ELECTION? 2223
WORLD

THE BACK-TO-MO SCOW ELECTION?

Whoever wins, the Orange Revolution is now officially over
‘There is no airport security, just meaningless activity creating the illusion of security’ 67
MAIL BAG

‘There is no airport security, just meaningless activity creating the illusion of security’

THANKS FOR an excellent and vivid recount of the earthquake’s aftermath (“Horror in Haiti,” World, Feb. l). Donations are pouring in, and politicians and celebrities are all associating themselves with Haitian relief. Where was all this wonderful help years ago?
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