Margot Robbie to Play Disgraced Olympian Tonya Harding in Upcoming Biopic I, Tonya

Margot Robbie to Play Disgraced Olympian Tonya Harding in Upcoming Biopic I, Tonya

The Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan Saga Was Real (Not an April Fool's Day Joke) - Today is the anniversary of "The Wack Heard Around the World!"

Inside Figure Skating's Biggest Scandal: Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan

The Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan Saga Was Real (Not an April Fool's Day Joke) - Today is the anniversary of "The Wack Heard Around the World!"

Today in perfect casting: Margot Robbie to play Tonya Harding...: Today in perfect casting: Margot Robbie to play Tonya… #SuicideSquad

Today in perfect casting: Margot Robbie to play Tonya Harding...: Today in perfect casting: Margot Robbie to play Tonya… #SuicideSquad

Nancy Kerrigan, the United States' best female figure skater and one of the goldmedal favorites for the 1994 Olympics, was attacked after practice today by an unidentified man who struck her on the right knee with a blunt object and escaped. Tonya Harding, Nancy's competitor, pleaded guilty to conspiring to hinder prosecution in the attack of Kerrigan. This showed how the 1990s was a very competitive decade for sports and people would do anything to get ahead.

Nancy Kerrigan, the United States' best female figure skater and one of the goldmedal favorites for the 1994 Olympics, was attacked after practice today by an unidentified man who struck her on the right knee with a blunt object and escaped. Tonya Harding, Nancy's competitor, pleaded guilty to conspiring to hinder prosecution in the attack of Kerrigan. This showed how the 1990s was a very competitive decade for sports and people would do anything to get ahead.

Today In History: January 8:     1994: Tonya Harding championship controversy  -   Tonya Harding wins the ladies' U.S. Figure Skating Championship in Detroit, MI, a day after Nancy Kerrigan drops out because of a clubbing attack that injured her right knee. The U.S. Figure Skating Association later took the title from Harding because of her involvement in the attack.

Today In History: January 8: 1994: Tonya Harding championship controversy - Tonya Harding wins the ladies' U.S. Figure Skating Championship in Detroit, MI, a day after Nancy Kerrigan drops out because of a clubbing attack that injured her right knee. The U.S. Figure Skating Association later took the title from Harding because of her involvement in the attack.

Tonya, Nancy reflect on The Whack heard 'round the world (jjm note:  Not right b/c their skating competition was the 6th most watched TV event in US History - that's just beyond amazing)

Tonya, Nancy reflect on The Whack heard 'round the world

Tonya, Nancy reflect on The Whack heard 'round the world (jjm note: Not right b/c their skating competition was the 6th most watched TV event in US History - that's just beyond amazing)

Today in 1994 - Tonya Harding won the ladies' U.S. Figure #Skating Championship one day after rival #skater Nancy Kerrigan dropped out due to a knee injury sustained in a clubbing attack. How many of you have fallen victim to an evil figure skating attack orchestrated by a fellow team member? Us too! #SSLLC #TodayInHistory

Today in 1994 - Tonya Harding won the ladies' U.S. Figure #Skating Championship one day after rival #skater Nancy Kerrigan dropped out due to a knee injury sustained in a clubbing attack. How many of you have fallen victim to an evil figure skating attack orchestrated by a fellow team member? Us too! #SSLLC #TodayInHistory

Talk about a "Chilling Story!" The Nancy Kerrigan / Tonya Harding case, 20 years later. How would it have gone down in court today? http://dianecapri.com/2014/01/nancy-kerrigan-case-20-years-later/

Talk about a "Chilling Story!" The Nancy Kerrigan / Tonya Harding case, 20 years later. How would it have gone down in court today? http://dianecapri.com/2014/01/nancy-kerrigan-case-20-years-later/

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