Topic: olympics

July 20, 2012

Claressa Shields is 17 years old. She's from Flint; she's moved four times in the last year. She's into Twitter, boys, and music. Come September, she'll be back at Northwestern High School in Flint for her senior year. But between now and then, she'll be the youngest woman ever to box in the Olympics. 

July 17, 2012

Imagine if there was a sport at which the United States should be the best in the world, but instead of being the best in the world, they lose (routinely) to Greenland. Welcome, friends, to the world of team handball. 

March 15, 2012

Israel's terrible decision to brand its 2012 Summer Olympic team with a mascot has resulted in various disasters, including copyright infringement, shameless corporate shilling, and crimes against aesthetics.