Contributed by Rick Duncan on Aug 24, 2005
Someone said, “There are two great days in a person’s life -- the day we are born and the day we discover why.”
On August 22nd, US Olympian Matt Emmons fired his final shot in the 50-meter three-position rifle competition. Emmons was leading by three points and needed only to get near the bull’s-eye to win the gold medal.
He fired, but the automatic scoring system didn’t register any points. At first,