We won a damn medal. Now, every half wit sports columnist in the country is going to have to find a new tiny African country were equal with in the medal standings to set-up their punchlines tomorrow.
Togo is a good bet.
Carol Huynh in women's 48kg freestyle wrestling, by the way. She won her semi-final moments ago to clinch silver. She could upgrade later.
An unexpected one. Was it ever going to be another way.
To quote Bob McCown...thank the baby Jesus.
UPDATE: She fights for gold just after 4 a.m. EST, 1 a.m. wacky left coast time against the 2004 silver medalist Chiharu Icho of Japan.