Tag Archives: 2012 Summer Olympics

  • Ryan Lochte: Great At Swimming, Terrible At Giving Interviews (Video)

    Ryan Lochte: Great At Swimming, Terrible At Giving Interviews (Video)

    Coming into the 2012 Summer Olympics, a lot of attention was paid to the rivalry in the pool between Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte. The two USA swimmers are the same age, but Phelps monopolized the spotlight in Athens in 2004 and Beijing in 2008. So nobody really noticed that Lochte had won 6 Olympic […]

  • 20 Gymnastics Fail GIFs

    20 Gymnastics Fail GIFs

    I think the problem is obvious. Judges just haven’t seen enough bad gymnastics to the know the really good stuff when they see it. So I decided to help them out by doing a list of 20 awesome gymnastics fail GIFs. The gymnastics judges can study these before they hand out any more medals so […]

  • 20 Hottest Olympic Gold Medalists (Summer Edition)

    20 Hottest Olympic Gold Medalists (Summer Edition)

    Two weeks ago we brought you a list of the hottest female athletes Olympians at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Then, last week, we brought you a list of the greatest female Olympians of all time. So what do we have for you this week? How about a combination of the two. That’s right. Today we […]

  • Legally Blind Olympic Archer Has Already Broken Two World Records

    Legally Blind Olympic Archer Has Already Broken Two World Records

    The 2012 Summer Olympics are only a day old (and the Opening Ceremonies haven’t even taken place yet), but we’ve already had a number of firsts. Yesterday we told you about the first controversy of the Games, which sprang up when organizers running the women’s soccer match between North Korea and Colombia put the South […]

  • 15 Great Olympics Commercials

    15 Great Olympics Commercials

    As everyone knows, the Olympics are about more than sports. They’re about the human spirit and the whole world coming together as one. Or at least, that’s what we’ve been told over the years by commercials seeking to capitalize on the popularity of the Games in order to sell more cheeseburgers and laundry detergent. Now, […]

  • 13 Greatest Female Summer Olympians

    13 Greatest Female Summer Olympians

    The the 2012 Summer Olympics are now just a few short days away, and you know what that means: for the next 20 days or so, we’re all going to become experts on sports we previously knew nothing about, going on and on about how this diver arched her back too much as she entered […]