Ice Queen: Former Skate Champ Now Meth Dealer?

You know, there’s only so much I can take this week. Now sweet innocent figure skaters, who look like they should be revolving slowly atop ornate music boxes, are being accused of cutting and selling crystal meth. Nicole Bobek, who was U.S. Figure Skating champion in 1995, has been charged with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, say New Jersey police authorities. What’s next — Winnie the Pooh revealed to be a former Nazi?

Nicole Bobek

Bobek, who lives in both New York City and Jupiter, Fla., was arrested in Florida last week and extradited to New Jersey. She is being called “a significant player” in a suspected drug ring, and police have arrested 20 people in the ongoing investigation. Read more…