Ice queen Arakawa sparks doughnut craze
They are eating golden doughnuts back home in honor of Japan’s only medalist at these Olympics, Shizuka Arakawa.
Arakawa, 24, won the glamour event of the games, women’s figure skating, on Thursday night, and she was not only awarded with a gold medal, but with the sweet tribute from Doughnut Plant NYC in Japan. The medal-shaped doughnuts are sprinkled with gold leaf...more…
As my Aussie friend “Kurohige” has reminded me with the picture on the very bottom, Arakawa’s golden doughnuts remind me of oddly familiar things.