Tag Archives: Olympics

  • 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 […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 12th) – Lillehammer ’94

    This Day In Sports History (February 12th) – Lillehammer ’94

    It was on this day in 1994 that the opening ceremonies were held for the 17th Winter Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway.  The Norwegians took home the most medals with a total of 26 (10 gold, 11 silver, 5 bronze)  while the Russians had 11 golds of their own, which was the most of any […]

  • 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 […]

  • More #SochiProblems: Olympic Ring Malfunctions During Opening Ceremony (GIF)

    More #SochiProblems: Olympic Ring Malfunctions During Opening Ceremony (GIF)

    The organizers at the Sochi Olympics have a lot of problems to worry about. There seems to be a serious shortage of doorknobs in the hotels, there’s water that will apparently melt your face, nobody thought to put bathroom stalls around all the toilets, stray dogs are interrupting events, and there are roaming murder squads out […]

  • 40 Funny Names from the 2014 Winter Olympics

    40 Funny Names from the 2014 Winter Olympics

    The Opening Ceremony of the XXII Olympic Winter Games is going on right now. Over 2,800 elite athletes from all around the globe are gathering in Sochi and celebrating this rare and beautiful time in which we all put aside our cultural, religious, and political differences and celebrate our common humanity. But me? Yeah, I’m […]

  • Russia Wins the Gold for Sexiest Female Olympians (Gallery)

    Russia Wins the Gold for Sexiest Female Olympians (Gallery)

    Russia’s female Olympic athletes may not win the most medals during the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, but I can already predict that they will turn the most heads once the Games begin later on this week. One of the main reasons for my prediction is 22-year-old curler Anna Sidorova, who we provided you with […]

  • 25 Athletes to Follow on Twitter During the 2014 Winter Olympics

    25 Athletes to Follow on Twitter During the 2014 Winter Olympics

    The 2014 Winter Olympics get underway tomorrow. That’s right, tomorrow. You probably thought they started Friday because the opening ceremony is Friday, but there are several figure skating, freestyle skiing, and snowboarding events that actually begin on Thursday.  In any case, if you’re as pumped as I am for the Games, then chances are traditional […]

  • Sochi Is Hilariously Unprepared to Host the Winter Olympics (Photos)

    Sochi Is Hilariously Unprepared to Host the Winter Olympics (Photos)

    Let’s start with the good news: the main athletic complex and all the venues for the 2014 Winter Olympics seem to be sparkling and ready to go, and they certainly look impressive. From there, however, it’s all downhill. The Athlete’s Village? That’s ready. But the Olympians had better not be expecting deluxe accommodations. The rooms […]

  • The 13 Biggest Scandals in the History of the Winter Olympics

    The 13 Biggest Scandals in the History of the Winter Olympics

    The 2014 Winter Olympics haven’t even gotten underway yet, and already it is looking like they might be amongst the most controversial and scandal-ridden games of all-time. First it was the vague Russian law outlawing “gay propaganda,” which is fairly upsetting for the countries of the world that value free speech. Then came word that the […]