Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Pictures of the Day

MOGUL HEAVEN.  Chloe Dufour-Lapointe of Canada practices during a training session for the women's moguls for the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships at Deer Valley Resort on February 1, 2011 in Park City, Utah. The FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships will inlcude moguls, dual moguls, aerials, skicross, halfpipe skiing and slopestyle skiing. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
NICE TURF. Clay Matthews of the Green Bay Packers dons a Troy Polamalu wig as he speak to the media during Super Bowl Media Day at Dallas Stadium in Dallas, TX.  (Photo by Tannen Maury/EPA)
OFF THE SOAP BOX. When he wasn’t preaching the gospel of the Indy 500, among other things of great interest to Wilbur Shaw was the Soap Box Derby.  Such an advocate was Shaw that the track in Indianapolis is considered the longest and best in the country.  It’s name: Wilbur Shaw Memorial Soap Box Derby Track…what else would it be?  Here,  Harold Williamson, 15, of Charleston, West Virginia, winner of the 13th Annual Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio, August 13th, 1950 gets congratulations from his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H.D. Williamson, and Wilbur Shaw (right), three time winner of the Indianapolis 500. (Photo by Corbis Bettmann)
SOCCER HAS A HEISMAN TROPHY?  Ecuador's Quito Michael Quinonez (L) celebrate his goal by striking the Heisman pose with Maximiliano Bevacqua against Argentina Independiente during their Copa Libertadores 2011 football match at Olimpic stadium in Quito on February 1, 2011.  (Photo by Rodrigo Buendia/AFP)

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