7:30 p.m. We are coming to you live from Fantasy Olympian headquarters here in Chicago, with draft participants joining in from New York, Columbus, and Cincinnati. Shout-out to AOL Instant Messenger, which we are using for our draft. It feels like college again! "Is this for real? Click '1' if yes. OMG!"
This is the official draft of the Fantasy Olympian Commitee, which consists of the four original Fantasy Olympians who started the game in 2006 and their closest friends. Among the group we have several league and overall champions from past Olympics, so theoretically, we should know what we are doing -- assuming we can remember our AIM passwords to get online.
7:31 p.m. We just had our first Jerry Sandusky/Joe Paterno joke. WAY too soon... and not suitable for publication. Let's just move on...
7:37 p.m. No surprise... Phelps, Lochte and Franklin are quickly off the board, in that order. Our Athlete List...Read More