Matthias wrote:actually, he comes off as reasonable in this wash. post quote:
"Someone asked Sheffield if he didn't feel a sense of nationalism. What about the Olympics? he was asked. Doesn't he believe in the Olympics? Doesn't he believe in playing for his country?
"There's a big difference," he said. "If I won a medal for my country for the Olympics that's different. This is something you just made up.""
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/co ... 01235.html
That makes me like Sheff a little bit, and takes away a lot of the poor taste I had in my mouth from comments I'd previously read. Definitely a good find. You've helped bring my thoughts on Sheff from downright awful to just poor.
Thanks for posting, though.