Out of the many head-scratching rulings in the Olympics thus far, this one was the most egregious and dramatic.
Keep your head up high, Miss Shin A-Lam. Your defiant-yet-heartbreaking protest on the fencing piste will be remembered at these games for a long time to come.
I cried for about five minutes straight about this when I saw it this morning. I thought I was done, but no. Crying again.