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  • 25 Best GIFs From The 2012 Summer Olympics

    25 Best GIFs From The 2012 Summer Olympics

    The 2012 Summer Olympics may be gone forever, but their greatest (and worst…not to mention their most hilarious) moments will live on forever. In what form will these moments live on forever? Well, it won’t be in video, that’s for sure. The IOC has already begun scouring the world wide web, looking for illicitly uploaded […]

  • Hilarious Faces of Synchronized Swimming from London 2012 (Gallery)

    Hilarious Faces of Synchronized Swimming from London 2012 (Gallery)

    Synchronized swimming probably doesn’t sounds like the most interesting Olympic sport to watch, but it may very well provide the most interesting range of facial expressions at the Summer Games. For proof, look no further than the following gallery of funny synchronized swimming facial expressions.

  • The 15 Best Stories From The 2012 Summer Olympics

    The 15 Best Stories From The 2012 Summer Olympics

    The Olympics always give us a wide variety of stories to tell—stories about legendary performances, human perseverance, or athletes overcoming adversity. And the 2012 Summer Olympics were no different. We saw athletes playing through injuries, inspiring nations, making entire stadiums laugh, and, of course, making entire stadiums erupt with deafening cheers. So today we take […]

  • Olympics BMX Crash Wipes Out The Competition (Video)

    Olympics BMX Crash Wipes Out The Competition (Video)

    New Zealand BMX racer Marc Willers will probably never win an easier race in his life. During the opening quarterfinal run in the third heat of yesterday’s men’s cycling BMX race, Willers took a lead heading into the second-last turn of the race, and that small lead payed incredibly large dividends, as he was able […]

  • 11 Sexiest Countries at the 2012 Summer Olympics

    11 Sexiest Countries at the 2012 Summer Olympics

    Well, after two solid weeks, the 2012 Summer Olympics are starting to wind down, with just a couple more days of action before the closing ceremonies on Sunday. And I don’t know about you, but I always find it a little sad when the Olympics are over. After all, they give us so many interesting […]

  • Google’s Homepage Has A Cool Kayak Game

    Google’s Homepage Has A Cool Kayak Game

    As if Google hasn’t already provided us all with enough through their incredibly efficient and extensive search engine, throughout these Olympics Games they have decided to give us even more, via their series of addictive Google Doodle Olympic Games, which allow you to play a different Olympic sport each day before you get on with […]

  • Here’s The Worst Olympic Dive You Will Ever See (GIF)

    Here’s The Worst Olympic Dive You Will Ever See (GIF)

    If this were a “who can make the biggest splash” competition, Stephan Feck of Germany would have easily earned a perfect score.  Unfortunately for him, it wasn’t a “biggest splash” competition.  It was a 3-meter springboard diving event at the 2012 London Olympics, and it earned him a last place finish in the competition and […]

  • 40 Funny Names from the 2012 Summer Olympics

    40 Funny Names from the 2012 Summer Olympics

    The 2012 Summer Olympics feature 10,500 athletes from 204 nations competing in 302 events in 26 sports. With that kind of diversity, you’re bound to come across some really interesting characters. But today we’re not looking at Olympic athletes with fascinating personal lives, hobbies, or appearances. We’ve done that already. Today we’re looking at Olympians […]