MTP Remembers: The Scandal that Rocked the 1994 Winter Olympics


In anticipation of the 2014 Winter Olympics, #MTPremembers one of the most memorable scandals to have plagued the games. Twenty-years to the day, Moderator Tim Russert talked with Washington Post staff writer Christine Brennan about the Tonya Harding-Nancy Kerrigan spectacle. In January 1994, American figure skater Nancy Kerrigan was clubbed on the right knee in an attack that jeopardized her performance in the 1994 Winter Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway. Behind the attack was fellow skater Tonya Harding’s ex-husband.  Watch the latest on the scandal and Christine’s take on the figure skating medal favorite…