Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Correction & Apology
I sincerely apologize to Braden Keith and SwimSwam for calling them the National Enquirer of swimming.
I caught a lot of flack for that one - mostly from the folks at the Enquirer.
If you hunt a little (and click on the link), you'll find they're something else entirely.
Thanks to the Speed Endurance Swimming Blog for setting the record straight.
I'm a Ryan Lochte fan, so it pains me to post this:
Despite this, the media/hype machine had already been programmed before London to turn Lochte into a mainstream star and as a result we have had Ryan Lochte appearances coming out of our ears. Post-Olympics, Ryan Lochte is undoubtedly a star... but more a star of TMZ.
Back to the main point:
Turns out, SwimSwam's actually the TMZ of swimming...