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2012 Olympics

  1. slash jobs
    Ryan Lochte’s Imminent Reality Show Looks Awfully PainfulHe tries to use words like “emphasis.”
  2. post-olympic fever
    Michael Phelps Learns Magic Tricks, Attempts WaistcoatSeriously.
  3. tv ratings
    The Big Losers (and Rare Winners) of Summer TVAside from the Olympics and Hatfields & McCoys, things were very grim across the cable box.
  4. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Ashley Greene Survived a Real-Life Horror Shower ScenePlus: Hope Solo reconfirmed that her Dancing With the Stars partner and potential plaintiff had slapped her, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  5. 2012 olympics
    See What Happens to American Olympians After the Olympics“We have résumés.”
  6. kate bush
    Listen to Kate Bush’s ‘Running Up That Hill’We’ll take anything we can get, really.
  7. faces of things
    Michael Phelps Doesn’t Bathe for Louis Vuitton, Apparently [Updated]That ad floating around has not been authorized by the brand.
  8. clickables
    Check Out This Leaked Spice Girls Reunion PhotoThey’re rehearsing for their performance at Sunday’s Olympics Closing Ceremony. 
  9. olympic fever
    And the Rumored Closing Ceremony Performers Are …Kate Bush! Paul McCartney, again!
  10. quotables
    Morrissey Is Not Enjoying the Olympics“WAKE UP WAKE UP.”
  11. media
    NBC Doesn’t Have Much Incentive to Change Its Olympics Coverage Sorry, Internet.
  12. other countries' embarrassments
    London Mayor Boris Johnson Wins Olympic Gold at Getting Stuck on Zip LineA true statesman.
  13. the internet
    Twitter and NBC Looking Bad in Guy Adams DramaThe journalist’s account is still suspended.
  14. the internet
    Journalist Has Twitter Suspended After Complaining About NBC’s Olympics CoverageTwitter and the network have their reasons, but they’re shaky at best.
  15. your box office explained
    Your Box Office Explained: Dark Knight Wins, But Olympics DominateThe Dark Knight Rises takes the top spot, but overall box office is down by 25 percent compared to this time last year.
  16. matt zoller seitz
    Seitz on the 2012 Olympics Opening CeremonyIt played like the longest, weirdest, most Anglophilic Oscar-night production number ever.
  17. nostalgia fact-check
    How Does The Cutting Edge Hold Up?Toe pick!
  18. matt zoller seitz
    Seitz Asks: What’s Your Favorite Olympic TV Moment?Ali!
  19. TCA 2012: NBC’s Chief on the Future of CommunityPossibly a fifth season. If it does well on Fridays, that is.
  20. could've used some googling
    London Olympics Want Keith Moon to Play the Closing Ceremony Nevermind that he’s no longer alive. 
  21. 2012 olympics
    James Bond Is Going to the OlympicsDanny Boyle shot a short film with Daniel Craig for it.
  22. olympic fever
    Olympic Volleyball Players Now Spared From Skimpy OutfitsThey’re allowed to cover up their six-pack abs, if they so desire.
  23. beauty marks
    Bachelorette Skin-Care Tips; Rihanna’s TattooPlus, women are buying lots of cartoon-themed makeup.
  24. london fashion week
    Stella McCartney to Show at London Fashion WeekA homecoming of sorts for the designer.
  25. london riots
    London Riots Spread Through the Rest of BritainThe flames are just miles away from the city’s Olympic stadium.
  26. international intrigue
    2012 Olympics Logo Is a Bit Too Jewy for Iran’s TasteDoes it spell out the word Zion? Kind of!