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2016 Olympics

  1. 2016 olympics
    Laurie Hernandez Wins Silver on Balance BeamSimone Biles stumbled but still earned a bronze.
  2. tampons
    Why It’s Especially Surprising for a Chinese Swimmer to Talk About Her PeriodOnly a fraction of Chinese women use tampons.
  3. the chain gang
    The Most Popular Restaurant in the Olympic Village Is … McDonald’sAthletes say the line has stretched farther than a football field.
  4. The 2012 Women’s Pole-Vaulting Champ Is Sick in RioShe’ll still compete on Tuesday.
  5. good things
    Bachelorette Party Crashes Live BBC Broadcast, Wins Olympics of Saying ‘Wooooo’Gold medals, all around.
  6. bad blood
    Chinese Swimmer Tells World She Has Her PeriodAnother thing women deal with.
  7. 2016 olympics
    9 Ways to Copy Gabby Douglas’s Lipstick ColorDeep burgundy dupes.
  8. can u not
    Chinese Diver’s Boyfriend Proposes, Ruins MomentThe BBC called Qin Kai’s proposal to He Zi “an even bigger prize.”
  9. living legends
    Simone Biles Is Now the Most Decorated American Gymnast of All TimeAfter winning a gold on vault, Biles set yet another record. Actually, three.
  10. 2016 olympics
    Near Tears, Gabby Douglas Addresses Critics“I apologize if [I seemed] really mad in the stands. I wasn’t.”
  11. rio olympics
    What’s on the Olympics Schedule Today: Monday, August 15Hour by hour.
  12. 2016 olympics
    How to Design a Saudi Arabian Woman’s Running UniformBreathe, stretch, and looseness are all key.
  13. 2016 olympics
    Gymnast Gabby Douglas ‘Heartbroken’ Over Online BullyingDouglas’s mom speaks out against the social-media bullying her daughter has experienced during the Olympics.
  14. 2016 olympics
    Gymnast Gabby Douglas ‘Heartbroken’ Over Online BullyingDouglas’s mom, Natalie Hawkins, speaks out against the social-media bullying her daughter has experienced during the Olympics.
  15. the sports section
    Yulia Efimova Talks Messy Olympics Doping Drama“This was more like a war.”
  16. draaahma!
    Yulia Efimova Talks Messy Olympics Doping Drama“This was more like a war.”
  17. 2016 olympics
    Leslie Jones Joins NBC On Air for Rio OlympicsSLAY ALL DAY, USA.
  18. 2016 olympics
    Monica Puig Wins First Olympic Gold Medal for Puerto RicoPuig won the women’s singles tournament in tennis.
  19. rio olympics
    What’s on the Olympics Schedule Today: Sunday, August 14Hour by hour.
  20. 2016 olympics
    South Korea Would Definitely Win The Hunger GamesIf Olympic archery is any indication.
  21. jeah!
    Here Are Ryan Lochte and Matthew McConaughey Chilling at the Olympics Just Keep Jeah-ing.
  22. jeah!
    Here Are Ryan Lochte and Matthew McConaughey Chilling at the OlympicsJust Keep Jeah-ing.
  23. 2016 olympics
    CA Paper Apologizes for Simone Manuel HeadlineThe headline read, “Olympics: Michael Phelps shares historic night with African-American.”
  24. rio olympics
    What’s on the Olympics Schedule Today: Saturday, August 13Hour by hour.
  25. 2016 olympics
    Matthew McConaughey Is a Big Michael Phelps Fan“Five Olympics, 26 medals, 22 golds and counting — this man’s gonna sleep well!”
  26. Could Michael Phelps Swim in the 2020 Olympics?He could, but does he want to?
  27. Why the Men’s 400 Meters Is Shaping Up to Be the Most Exciting Race in RioGet ready for a good one.
  28. hot shot
    Here Is a Photo of Two Great SimonesSimone Biles and Simone Manuel take a selfie.
  29. 2016 olympics
    U.S. Women’s Basketball Coach: ‘We’re Living in a Trumpian Era of Sexism’After some said the women’s Olympic team was too dominant.
  30. party on!
    There Are People Carrying Around Huge Bags of Condoms for Olympic AthletesNow that’s service.
  31. going for gold
    Final Five Forced to Snub Wheaties to Appear on Boxes of Special KKellogg’s hopes the Olympic champs bring the dying brand a different kind of gold.
  32. jeah!
    Ryan Lochte Assures Tearful Nation That He’s Still Single and DTFThank you for clarifying, Ryan.
  33. Fiji Went Nuts After the Country Won Its First-Ever Olympic MedalThe tiny island nation is tops in rugby.
  34. 2016 olympics
    Simone Biles Invited to Pretty Little Liars SetCould she be A?
  35. jeah!
    Here’s a Shirtless Ryan Lochte Eating SpaghettiHe finally got his other pasta.
  36. Long-Distance Running’s Loss of InnocenceDoping has cast a shadow over the sport.
  37. rio olympics
    What’s on the Olympics Schedule Today: Friday, August 12Hour by hour.
  38. Simone Biles Has the Perfect Comeback for People Comparing Her to Male AthletesA comparison to other male athletes? No, thank you.
  39. Michael Phelps and Simone Manuel Win Gold, Make Olympics HistoryHe beat an ancient Greek, and she’s the first African-American woman to medal in an individual swimming event.
  40. priceless
    Simone Manuel’s Reaction to Winning Is GoldSimone Manuel wasn’t expected to win in the 100-meter swimming freestyle. When she learned she won gold, she broke down in tears.
  41. 2016 olympics
    Michael Phelps and Simone Manuel Win Gold, Make Olympics HistoryHe beat an ancient Greek Olympian, and she’s the first African-American woman to medal in an individual swimming event.
  42. Britain’s 42-Year-Old Distance Runner Is a Sign of Athletics to ComeAge is just a number, and aging depends on the body doing it.
  43. Lochte Would Be the Michael Phelps of Swimming If There Were No Michael PhelpsA sad tale.
  44. 2016 olympics
    Watch Swimmer Bow to Phelps in Ready RoomBow down.
  45. Britain’s 42-Year-Old Distance Runner Is a Sign of Athletics to ComeAge is just a number, and aging depends on the body doing it.
  46. all of the medals
    Simone Biles Is the Greatest of All TimeThe Olympic gymnastics star is in a league of her own.
  47. 2016 olympics
    Simone Biles Just Won Gold in Olympics Women’s All-Around The best gymnast in the world took what’s hers.
  48. Why Carmelo Anthony Is Now the Greatest-Ever Olympic Basketball PlayerHe’s got the most points, but there are some more important reasons.
  49. The Olympic Winners’ Facial Expressions Are a Scientific MysteryPeople cover their mouths or touch their faces when they’re overcome with emotion, but researchers still have no idea why.
  50. 2016 olympics
    A Dumb Rule Screwed Gabby Douglas Out of the Women’s All-Around FinalsThere will be no repeat performance from her.
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