A SKI-CULTURE RADNESS CONTINUUM
Yeah, airlines blow. All of them. But until Americans stop regarding high-speed rail as European effetery, we’re stuck with the bendover baggage fee. Solution? Bag up your skis (with anything else you don’t want to schlep) and ground-ship to your destination.
U.S. MEDAL HOPES
Good news: Bode’s back, acting like his knee’s all good and his head’s on straight. Bad news: Women’s jumping star Sarah Hendrickson, a clear favorite, blew her knee in early fall. Best bets: Ligety, Vonn, Shiffrin, Mancuso.