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Olympics Day 11 - Athletics

Injured Hurdler Proves Why The Olympics Are So Great

The Olympics are about sport, about country, but most importantly they are about the human spirit. While we marvel at some of the champions of the Olympics, like Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt, sometimes the […]

08/07/2012

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British Man Sends Medals To Athletes Who Place 4th At The Olympics

David Mitchell, a bookstore owner in Derbyshire, England, has decided that Olympians should have something to show for placing fourth in their event in London this summer. There used to be 84 countries in the […]

08/03/2012

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Watch A 90-Year-Old Man Break A Pole Vaulting Record

Living to 90 is an accomplishment in itself, but Dr. William Bell, who is the father of former Olympic Silver medalist Earl Bell, did something that most of us would only be able to dream […]

08/03/2012

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South Korean Fencer Removed By Security After Refusing To Leave Floor

The Bleacher Report is reporting that South Korea’s Shin A-Lam and Germany’s Britta Heidemann faced each other Monday in woman’s fencing semi-final. The winner of the match would advance and get their chance to fight […]

08/01/2012

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U.S. Gold Medal Olympians Celebrate With Big Macs

U.S. swimmers Ricky Berens and Conor Dwyer, members of the team that won the gold in the men’s 4×200 relay, celebrated by going to McDonald’s. “It was pretty bad,” Dwyer said, according to the Associated […]

08/01/2012

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