Tag Archives: 2014 Winter Olympics

  • 9 Biggest Upsets in Olympic Hockey History

    9 Biggest Upsets in Olympic Hockey History

    There are a number of thrilling events at the Winter Olympics. However, with all due respect to downhill skiing, snowboard cross, and short track speed skating, it’s pretty clear that the most exciting event of all is ice hockey. So what is it about hockey? Well it’s not just the fast pace, the skill, the rivalries, […]

  • 21 Athlete-Celebrity Doppelgangers at the 2014 Winter Olympics

    21 Athlete-Celebrity Doppelgangers at the 2014 Winter Olympics

    It’s never hard to find celebrity athletes at the Olympics. Some of them are already famous when they arrive the Games, and others become famous for what they accomplish there. But there’s never any shortage of people who would make you turn your head if you saw them walking down the street. Of course, in […]

  • 21 Figure Skating Costumes that Were Obviously Designed by Somebody on Acid

    21 Figure Skating Costumes that Were Obviously Designed by Somebody on Acid

    There are a lot of interesting uniforms at the 2014 Winter Olympics, from the mariachi ski suit of Mexican skier Hubertus Von Hohenlohe to the seizure-inducing pants of the Norwegian men’s curling team. However, nobody—and I do mean nobody—can match the insanity of the figure skating costumes. These things get more extreme every single time out. […]

  • The 15 Hottest Countries at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

    The 15 Hottest Countries at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

    We’ve already given you our take on the hottest individual female athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics. However, everyone knows the Olympics aren’t just about individual achievement. They’re also about teamwork and representing your country. So it’s only fitting that we also rank the hottest countries at the Sochi Games. Our methodology? Oh, it’s very scientific. First […]

  • Lovable Losers: 11 Of The Worst Winter Olympians Of All-Time

    Lovable Losers: 11 Of The Worst Winter Olympians Of All-Time

    Every time the Olympics roll around we’re guaranteed to see some pretty remarkable performances, and the 2014 Winter Olympics are certainly no different. However, in addition to the great performances by legendary Olympians, your pretty much also guaranteed some really terrible performances by really terrible Olympians. And that’s what we’re going to focus on today: the world’s worst […]

  • 27 Best #Sochiproblems Tweets and Memes

    27 Best #Sochiproblems Tweets and Memes

    Last week, when members of the western media began to arrive Sochi and complain about the shabby state of their accommodations at the 2014 Winter Olympics, a 20-year-old journalism student from Ontario named Alex Broad thought of a great idea for a funny Twitter handle. Pretty soon @SochiProblems was born. Broad started collecting all the complaints […]