The Japanese empire seems enthralled with the watching of fools competitors getting cold-cocked by swinging obstacles, or trying to maintain their balance while sliding down lard-slathered slopes. When the losers fall into water with a big splash, the fun increases exponentially.
I gave up watching these TV shows on struggling cable networks long ago. The plot seldom changes.
But Japan hasn’t turned its back on good ole slapstick fun.
And now our noble sport of cycling has been incorporated into the mix. So without further delay, I’ll subject introduce you to some Japanese cycling brouhaha.