One (bad) moment in time 

February, 19, 2006
02/19/06
5:36
PM ET
The nightly medals ceremony held in Piazza Castello is a well-done, occasionally stirring occasion, and it was especially so Sunday night, thanks to heavy snow, thunder and lightning, creating a fabulous winter atmosphere in the baroque plaza.

And then, there was Whitney Houston.

Jim Caple | email

Senior Writer, ESPN.com
Author of "The Devil Wears Pinstripes" and winner of a Sports Emmy. Reported from 17 World Series, 9 Olympics, 6 continents.

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