Olympics: U.S. vs. China: The New Cold War

Is China the new Soviet Union at the Olympics? It sure is looking like it today. At the center of this new Cold War is Ye Shiwen, a 16-year-old Chinese swimmer who came from fourth place today to win gold in the 200 meter individual medley and snagged gold on Saturday in the 400 meter individual medley. In her race Saturday, Ye shattered the world record by more than a second and knocked five second seconds off her personal best in the final 50 meters of the race. She was even faster in that...Full Story
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