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Tag: London Olympics


Female Official in Costa Rica Fired for Racy Video

Karina Bolanos, a vice minister in Costa Rica, was let go after a video of her claiming her longing to her lover while clad in underwear was made public on YouTube; Americans apparently throw away nearly half of their food; meanwhile, a 15-year-old used the Internet to create an advanced cancer test. These discoveries and more after the jump.

Posted on Aug 25, 2012 READ MORE


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Mexican Olympic Soccer Victory









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Do-Nothing Congress Olympics









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Spirit of the Olympics









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‘The Daily Show’: Stewart Rips NBC Over Olympic Editing

Jon Stewart takes aim at NBC for its decision to edit out a tribute to victims of the 2005 London subway bombings during the Olympics opening ceremonies and instead show Ryan Seacrest interviewing swimmer Michael Phelps.

Posted on Jul 31, 2012 WATCH & LISTEN



An AIDS-Free Generation: Dream or Future Reality?

The International AIDS Conference is making dangerously impossible promises about putting an end to the epidemic; the London Olympics’ opening ceremonies included a unique tribute to free, universal health care; meanwhile, British graffiti artist Banksy has proved he will not be erased. These discoveries and more after the jump.

Posted on Jul 29, 2012 READ MORE


USA at the Olympics









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Posted on Jul 27, 2012 ENLARGE


Gold Medalists in Fake Outrage

Many of the same legislators criticizing American athletes’ uniforms for being made in China supported (and continue to support) the tariff-free trade policies that eviscerated the domestic textile industry.

Posted on Jul 27, 2012 READ MORE



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British Prime Minister, London Mayor Mock Romney (Video)

Mitt Romney’s first trip abroad as the presumed Republican presidential nominee could best be described in one word: disaster.

Posted on Jul 26, 2012 READ MORE



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Let Them Eat Sports

As public sector jobs, education, health insurance and social welfare programs crumble amid the specter of economic austerity, the British government has spent more than $14 billion on preparations for the 2012 Olympic Games—far more than the $4 billion that was estimated a few years ago.

Posted on Jul 26, 2012 READ MORE



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Olympic ‘Brand Police’ Are Monitoring What You Say, See and Eat

The Olympics generate a fortune from sponsorships and exclusive deals, and to make sure no one gets in on the action for free, a uniformed force of advert cops has been empowered to patrol the streets of London. Get this: At the London Games, it’s illegal to serve chips.

Posted on Jul 16, 2012 READ MORE


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