Questions That Need to be Asked

Is Madis Uusorg a polygamist?
And why isn’t this in the Olympics?

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5 Responses to Questions That Need to be Asked

  1. Anna Kushnir says:

    Blame it on my humorless nature, but is that Wikipedia entry for real? There is such a thing as Wife Carrying for sport? Sometimes real life is far stranger than anything on TV. Maybe even stranger than CSI.

  2. Jennifer Rohn says:

    The global obesity epidemic might make it problematic for today’s Olympics.

  3. Richard P. Grant says:

    Ye-es… because I’m surrounded by obese people (I thought I’d commented that Sydney’s obese population seems to be confined to City Rail employees, but I can’t find it anywhere).

  4. Cath Ennis says:

    Here’s another question that MUST be answered: what were you doing on that Wikipedia page anyway?

  5. Bob O'Hara says:

    Yep, it’s for real, I’ve even seen film cuttings. A friend of mine was thinking of entering, with a one of the professors here as his “wife”.
    The Finns have all sorts of silly competitions like this: there’s even mobile phone throwing. I think this is sponsored by Nokia, but they use Ericsson phones. The only reason I was at the site was that I wanted to point it out to an Icelandic blogger, who had blogged about the World Sauna Championships.