The media has rightly given a bashing to G4S over the complete hash it has made, and continues to make, over the security arrangements for the Olympics.
But the media is not above Olympian cock-ups of their own.
Click on the image on the left which I scanned from the Sunday Times Olympic Scrapbook for kids.
Perhaps it explains why that’s one event in which we won’t win a medal. (I refuse to use the word ‘medal’ as a verb)