Posts Tagged "Olympics"

BREAKING: Tokyo wins bid to host 2020 Summer Olympic Games

President Barack Obama jokingly mimics U.S. Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney’s “not impressed” look while greeting members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic gymnastics teams in the Oval Office, Nov. 15, 2012. Steve Penny, USA Gymnastics President, and Savannah Vinsant laugh at left. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

"Here’s part of the Des Lynam article that… well, you’ll see. Third paragraph." - @johnwarrender

American Rowers: Third Place in Rowing, First in Boners

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Ouch! German diver Stephan Feck lands on his back

Egypt’s judge Amina Abdou Elsergany (L) waits for players to change sides during women’ beach volleyball match
AFP PHOTO / DANIEL GARCIA

Whoa!

The full moon rises through the Olympic Rings hanging beneath Tower Bridge during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 3, 2012. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

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My segment for NBC Nightly News on social media and the Olympics.

Two men employed to use their buttocks for advertising walk past Trafalgar Square in London ahead of the start of the Olympics. 


AFP Photo/Mark RALSTON

Mayor of Louth, Ireland’s [(oops) That’s Louth in England not Louth in Ireland] sausage costume to greet Olympic Torch ‘looked like a penis’

(Lincolnshire)