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: "Good grief, what have we wrought on the world? Oh my, oh my, OH MY!" (commenting on Tara Lipinsky's free skate, at the 1997 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.