olympic

  1. bajisima

    Olympic skiier Bode Miller's daughter drowns

    So sad and heart breaking, nice family.. Former Olympic skier and New Hampshire native Bode Miller confirmed on social media that his 19-month-old daughter Emeline Grier Miller passed away Sunday. “We are beyond devastated,” Miller posted on his Instagram account Monday night. “Our baby...
  2. D

    FOX News VP Who Slammed ‘Darker, Gayer, Different’ U.S. Olympic Team, Has Left the Ne

    FOX News VP Who Slammed ‘Darker, Gayer, Different’ U.S. Olympic Team, Has Left the Network by Andy Towle ==================================================== How 'bout that! Moral of the story is if someone can't say something nice about the U.S. Olympic team then it's best to just...
  3. The Man

    Russia Olympic membership restored

    More: Russia's Olympic membership is restored by IOC - BBC Sport
  4. excalibur

    'The Simpsons' predicted 8 years ago US would beat Sweden to win Olympic curling gol

    'The Simpsons' predicted 8 years ago US would beat Sweden to win Olympic curling gold Canada has ice hockey, and curling, but no gold medals this year. But hey, they got Trudeau. 'The Simpsons' predicted 8 years ago US would beat Sweden to win Olympic curling gold | Fox News
  5. D

    This Video of a 13-Year-Old Adam Rippon Proves Olympic Dreams Do Come True: WATCH

    This Video of a 13-Year-Old Adam Rippon Proves Olympic Dreams Do Come True: WATCH by Andy Towle ==================================================== This young American skater who has taken First Place is one America can be truly proud of! KUDOS to him! He started skating very young...
  6. The Man

    Olympic wedding

    From Russia with love: OAR skier weds athlete not invited to Games Nice story, for a change :) I am happy for them.
  7. D

    Adam Rippon on feeling like he would 'throw up' in Olympic debut and having 'nothing

    Adam Rippon on feeling like he would 'throw up' in Olympic debut and having 'nothing to say' to Mike Pence By Katie Kindelan ==================================================== A hearty CONGRATULATIONS to Adam Rippon for winning a Bronze medal for the United States! He is now...
  8. bajisima

    Olympic gymnast says she was sexually abused by team doctor

    Aly Raisman says she was sexually abused by a doctor who worked for the U.S. women’s gymnastics team, 60 Minutes reports. The 23-year-old Needham native told CBS that she was first treated by Dr. Larry Nassar at the age of 15 and says she describes the abuse in her forthcoming book, “Fierce.”...
  9. The Man

    Russia’s Olympic Cheating, Unpunished

    Russia’s Olympic Cheating, Unpunished Wow... I had no idea they've killed folks over this shit... Not surprising though, given the FSB was involved... They always make sure to clean up any witnesses in any of their schemes... Ruthless people, worthy heir to the KGB this agency is... That...
  10. Madeline

    Stella Walsh: Murdered Trans Woman & Olympic Athlete

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanis%C5%82awa_Walasiewicz#Death_and_controversy The story of this woman's life is gripping from a variety of POVs. Like many, many other trans women, her murder has never been solved. Gender determination in athletes is controversial. Setting a bright line...
  11. bajisima

    Russian hackers release Olympic athletes medical records

    Dayum..Information used as a weapon.. Hackers linked to the Russian government have posted online what they say are the Olympic drug-testing files of four U.S. athletes, including Serena Williams and gymnastics champion Simone Biles. The World Anti-Doping Agency confirmed Tuesday that a...
  12. boontito

    2016 Olympic Gymnast Shows Everyone The Dick

    https://www.yahoo.com/sports/news/gymnast-marisa-dick-has-created-a-tricky-move-with-a-trickier-name-011541845.html For gymnasts competing in major competitions such as the Olympics, there are two routes to immortality: You can win a medal, or you can pull off a move never before done in...
  13. TennesseeRain

    Exclusive: Studies find 'super bacteria' in Rio's Olympic venues, top beaches

    Scientists have found dangerous drug-resistant "super bacteria" off beaches in Rio de Janeiro that will host Olympic swimming events and in a lagoon where rowing and canoe athletes will compete when the Games start on Aug. 5. The findings from two unpublished academic studies seen by Reuters...
  14. The Man

    Olympic city, deputy mayor beat up by angry citizen over sewers...

    Evgeny Gorlov, deputy mayor of Sochi, Russia, in hospital with internal brain trauma after being attacked by a man whose apartment building he and other officials came to shut off from the water supply system, as punishment for not joining the newly built sewer system. He says he was...
  15. meridian5455

    Petition Started To Revoke Olympic Gold Medal Won By Bruce Jenner

    https://celebrity.yahoo.com/blogs/celeb-news/petition-urges-the-international-olympic-committee-to-revoke-caitlyn-jenner-s-olympic-medals-141231280.html;_ylt=A0LEV2G_bnBVHKwAx5pXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTEyZ21pbWRhBGNvbG8DYmYxBHBvcwMxBHZ0aWQDQjAxMzBfMQRzZWMDc2M- That didn't take long.
  16. Phaneron

    Olympic Games and Orwell

    "I am always amazed when I hear people saying that sport creates goodwill between the nations, and that if only the common peoples of the world could meet one another at football or cricket, they would have no inclination to meet on the battlefield. Even if one didn’t know from concrete examples...
  17. Dr Sampson Simpson

    Olympic Athletes- Love at first sight with this one

    Watching slopestyle yesterday, I instantly fell in love with Silje Norendal of Norway. most of them were really cute, even the US gold medalist was super cute. made even cuter that they are badass snowboarders. Plus, there is always something hot about women in their ski outfits. When she took...
  18. meridian5455

    Woman who lit the Olympic flame sent a racist tweet about Barack Obama last year

    Y! SPORTS Looks like the left has someone new to hate.
  19. Red Eft

    Olympic Construction Sins: The Leaning Houses of Sochi

    Vladimir Putin promised the Olympics in Sochi would be as green as could be. Instead, the construction of facilities has had disastrous consequences for the environment, particularly for the residents of Baku Street, whose homes have become the victims of man-made erosion. When Tigran Skiba...
  20. meridian5455

    Jessie Vetter’s Olympic goalie mask has U.S. Constitution removed by IOC

    Y! SPORTS So the U.S. Constitution is now propganda? That's bullshit. I suppose that U.S. athletes shouldn't be allowed to display the flag or have the national anthem played when they win a medal.