The exploits of the U.S. Olympic swimming team kept us glued to the TV. That and the craving for a distraction from politics.
The exploits of the U.S. Olympic swimming team kept us glued to the TV. That and the craving for a distraction from politics. Julio Cortez AP
The exploits of the U.S. Olympic swimming team kept us glued to the TV. That and the craving for a distraction from politics. Julio Cortez AP

Thanks, Olympians — you kept us sane

August 20, 2016 03:55 PM

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Carl Hiaasen joined the Herald in 1976 and worked as a general assignment reporter, magazine writer and investigative reporter before starting his column in 1985.