I agree that Kiri's chances of "making it" in the US as a singles skater are slim. I think Pairs is the route for her if she wants to have a shot at the big time.
goldseal11, if you ever come back to check this thread you started, someone posted a reply on 6/16 to your Angela Maxwell question in the earlier Angela Maxwell thread here: http://www.fsuniverse.net/forum/show...4&postcount=17
Dick Button Historical Quote of the Month: "He didn't try to do it well; he just DID it well!" (commenting on Scott Hamilton's free skate, at the 1984 U.S. Nationals)
Yep. That's more or less why I really don't expect to see him back in competitive skating. I'll be happy if I'm wrong though.