"I'm going to be attending the curling - preliminary curling - which I think was $64 dollars a ticket. My husband and I are going. I paid for those. And I'll be attending the closing ceremonies. I think our tickets are $310. Again, we paid for those ourselves - for my husband and I. And then I'll be going to the opening ceremonies for the Paralympics as well." That's what provincial New Democrat leader Carole James told reporters when asked about her 2010 Winter Olympic Games plans on February 8. So how did she manage to attend yesterday's Olympic hockey game between Finland and Belarus - as seen in this photograph snapped one of our readers (see upper right)? Well, speaking with Public Eye, caucus communications director Sara Goldvine said the tickets to that game were a surprise Valentine's Day present from her husband Albert Gerow. Awww...!
February 18, 2010