Evening News? Nonsense! Magnus Is More Important

Время публикации: 13.11.2014 02:53 | Последнее обновление: 07.04.2015 17:22

(Translated from Russian by Andrey Deviatkin)

Norway has sent many journalists to cover the match. In fact, the Norwegian delegation is the largest here in Sochi.

I've already mentioned this young woman in my first photo report. She is always busy like a bee, often goes on the air. Here you can see her interviewing a Russian boy - in Russian!

Even more shocking for me was the fact that she's not the only one who speaks Russian; I've already counted at least 3 Norwegian journalists who I could speak to in my native language. Maybe it was their special preparation for the match? As for me, I can hardly imagine myself learning, for instance, Georgian before coming to Tbilisi to cover the Grand Prix.

Norwegian TV is present here by several channels; each of them would broadcast the match live - and the broadcast would begin well in advance of the start of a game. I can assure you that none of them works without interest and vigor. If a game is longer than usual, they would delay the evening news! In Norway, the main event is now the World Championship match.

I envy the Norwegian TV audience: they have been enjoying the excellent show. The real, sincere, trustworthy show.

Well, of course, we also know a thing or two...

We - that is, Evgeny Surov and Mikhail Sholudko (whose photos have been really helpful once again). Enjoy!


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