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Opinion: Olympic Gold To Celebrate The 40th Anniversary Of Title IX

As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.

08/13/2012

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Coach Hugh McCutcheon Ends Olympic Volleyball Run

In the face of unimaginable tragedy, Hugh McCutcheon led the U.S. men’s volleyball team to an Olympic gold medal in Beijing. Four years later in London, he coached the women’s team to a silver.

08/13/2012

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Did You See The McKayla Maroney Fake Tumblr?

What else would you add to the Tumblr?

08/09/2012

2012 Olympics, Team USA

Down In Front

Spectator at the Olympics does what a lot of people would do if someone seated in front of you kept standing and blocking your view. Only problem, that person is the father of American gymnast […]

08/09/2012

John Williams Olympic Video Smackdown For 8-9!

Olympic Spirit….Which video is more inspirational?

08/09/2012

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Ali Raisman’s Parents Cheer Their Kid While Other Spectator Gets Peeved

Ali Raisman’s dad is loving watching his kid!

08/09/2012

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John Williams Olympic Video Smack Down For 8-8

Gotta see this Olympic sized Fail! Click the link to see it and vote!

08/08/2012

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John Williams Olympic Video Smack Down For 8-6

Another Round of the OLYMPIC VIDEO SMACKDOWN! Vote on today’s video’s by clicking the link!

08/06/2012

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Nice Try Ryan

Ryan Lochte tried to clarify his mother’s comments about his dating life. Watch the video here.

08/06/2012

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Esme’s Blog: The Ridiculous Gabby Douglas Hair Debate

Of all the great, crazy, fun, fascinating aspects of being on Twitter and following the Olympics, there are also some startlingly obnoxious, irrelevant, and degrading aspects to the medium as well.

08/04/2012

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John Williams Fabulous Video Smack Down For 8-3

Click the Link to vote on the Friday Smack Down!

08/03/2012

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Love Scores 15 As USA Routs Nigeria At Olympics

Team USA left no doubt to the outcome it its Olympic pool play game against Nigeria in London on Thursday.

08/03/2012

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-2

It’s a Gymnastics version of the SMACK DOWN! Vote For Which USA Video You Like More By Clicking The Link!

08/02/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Terrible Foreign Trip

Mitt’s terrible foreign trip isn’t just bad press and a campaign stumble. In diplomacy gaffes, missteps, and offenses have real consequences for our national security and the peace and stability of the world.

08/02/2012

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Lynx Players Help Lead USA To Win Over Turkey

Team USA used a dominating second half performance to run away from Turkey on Wednesday in pool play at the Olympics with an 89-58 victory in London.

08/02/2012

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St. Michael Olympian Has Huge Fan Club

When you have thousands in your fan club, what’s one more? To the only man from Minnesota competing in the Olympics, that one more might just be what he needed to bring home the gold.

08/01/2012

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China’s Olympic Methods

There has been plenty of discussion surrounding China and their success in the Olympics. Here is one look at their methods by the Daily Mail in the UK. Read article here.

08/01/2012

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-1!

It’s all Olympics, all the time, on today’s SMACK DOWN!

08/01/2012

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Olympic Training in China

Do the Chinese seem more harsh in their training?

08/01/2012

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Love Scores 16 In USA’s Win Over Tunisia

Team USA ran away from Tunisia in men’s basketball pool play in the Olympics with a 110-63 victory to improve to 2-0 at the games.

08/01/2012

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Plumber’s Pipe Dream: Indoor Volleyball League

A Crystal, Minn., plumber caught the volleyball bug many years ago and he’s now trying to turn it into his dream job.

07/31/2012

Mitt Romney at 10 Downing Street (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Opinion: Hopefully For Romney ‘Likability’ Won’t Be Important In 2012

When Mitt is back home, will the offensive comments stop? Republicans can only hope so because this race is too important to be decided by “how much America likes one guy over another”. But such a factor could very well decide the outcome of this election.

07/31/2012

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Evander The Unrecognizable

The trouble continues for NBC and their Olympic coverage. This time a reporter interviewing tourists about London and the Olympics doesn’t realize who they are talking with. Check out the article and Evander’s response here.

07/31/2012

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