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For a mature Bode Miller, fifth trip to Olympics is all downhill
For a mature Bode Miller, fifth trip to Olympics is all downhill

Bode Miller can't get his toddler to sit still. The 9-month-old boy is squirming around the hotel room as if he's ready to jump in the start gate of the Sochi Olympic downhill. If you tell the kid to do one thing, Bode explains, he does the opposite. The kid is determined to have his own way. "He's like a salmon," Miller said, "he wants to swim against the stream." Right on cue, as if directed by Martin Scorsese, Miller's wife, Morgan, looks up and says what everyone is thinking: "I wonder where he gets that from?" Cut . . . print it. It was interesting to sit in a Colorado hotel room last fall and witness the...

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