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  1. 2022 winter olympics
    No One Was Happy at the Women’s Figure-Skating FinalsExcept Japanese bronze medalist Kaori Sakamoto.
  2. 2022 winter olympics
    A Russian Skater Won Olympic GoldBut not the one whom everyone expected.
  3. 2022 winter olympics
    Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski Said It All With Their SilenceThe two gave little commentary during Kamila Valieva’s performance after her positive drug test.
  4. 2022 winter olympics
    This Is Why You Don’t Let Mascots TalkBing Dwen Dwen’s voice is not what you’d expect.
  5. 2022 winter olympics
    Leave Eileen Gu AloneUnpacking the hypocritical and dangerous media coverage of the Olympic star.
  6. 2022 olympics
    The Best, Weirdest, and Wildest Figure-Skating CostumesJesus, Harley Quinn, and lots of little gloves have made appearances at the 2022 Winter Olympics.
  7. power
    What We Know About the Disappearance of Peng ShuaiAfter accusing a top Chinese government official of sexual assault, the tennis star’s well-being has become the source of international concern.
  8. 2022 winter olympics
    COVID Isolation at the Olympics Sounds Grim As Hell“I want all this to end. I cry every day.”
  9. 2022 winter olympics
    The Olympics Are Off to an Ominous StartThis year’s Winter Games take place against a backdrop of human-rights violations and looming international conflict.
  10. 2022 winter olympics
    That Olympics Opening Ceremony Was Trippy As HellExtra-long glow sticks? Dancing snowflakes? Am I high??
  11. 2022 olympics
    New Oily Flag-Bearer AlertNathan Crumpton and his torso are representing American Samoa at the Winter Olympics.
  12. 2022 olympics
    Shh, No Cheering at the OlympicsNothing says “Go, team” like a room of spectators sitting quietly.
  13. sports
    Everything You Need to Know About the 2022 Winter OlympicsThe opening ceremony kicks off in Beijing on Friday.
  14. beijing winter olympics
    Robots Are Taking Over the OlympicsIt’s time to welcome our robot overlords.
  15. déjà vu
    It’s Time for Olympic Protests AgainDidn’t we just do this?
  16. team usa
    Simone Biles Says the FBI ‘Turned a Blind Eye’ to Larry NassarTestifying in a Senate hearing, she blamed “an entire system that enabled and perpetrated his abuse.”
  17. sure why not
    Would You Bring Your Olympic Gold Medal on a Boat?Kendall Jenner would.
  18. sports!
    The Best Things We’ve Seen at the Olympics So FarA swim coach horny for gold, teens shredding the skateboarding category, and more.
  19. tokyo olympics
    Belarusian Sprinter Gets Asylum After Abrupt Olympic ExitKrystsina Tsimanouskaya refused to return to Belarus after coaches pulled her from competition without notice.
  20. tokyo olympics
    Suni Lee Wins Gold!!!The gymnast took home the top prize in the individual all-around.
  21. sports!
    The Best TikToks From the OlympicsSo far, Australia is winning the gold in social-media content.
  22. sports!
    All the Tokyo Olympics Events You Should Actually WatchSo you don’t have to sort through 7,000 hours of televised sports on your own.
  23. sports!
    German Gymnasts Will Wear Whatever They Want, ThanksIn opting for full-length unitards, “We wanted to show that every woman, everybody, should decide what to wear.”
  24. pictograms
    New Sport Alert!!!The human pictograms portion of the opening ceremony is the best part of the Olympics so far.
  25. :’)
    Mr. Olympics Has ArrivedPita Taufatofua, Tonga’s hunky shirtless flag-bearer, is back to help open the 2020 Tokyo games.
  26. olympics
    A Breastfeeding Olympian Won’t Bring Her Son to TokyoThe Spanish swimmer expressed her “disappointment and disillusionment” with the Games’ COVID restrictions.
  27. 2020 olympics
    The Ambivalence OlympicsCan you still love the Games with so many reasons to loathe them?
  28. sports!
    Will COVID Kill the Mood in the Olympic Village?Pandemic restrictions come for the sexiest event in sports.
  29. mental health
    Naomi Osaka: ‘Athletes Are Human’In a new essay for Time, the tennis champion called on the sport to do more to support players’ mental health.
  30. sports!
    All The Reasons We’re Excited for the OlympicsFrom newly added sports to incredible athletes to watch.
  31. power
    Silence Isn’t NeutralBy banning protests, the Olympics joins the chorus telling athletes to “shut up and dribble.”
  32. how i get it done
    How Olympic Gold Medalist Natasha Hastings Trained During Pregnancy“I didn’t enjoy pregnancy. Part of the reason is that I hid it for about six months because I didn’t know how my sponsors would react.”
  33. olympics
    Kim Kardashian’s Shapewear Line Is Going to the OlympicsSKIMS is the official loungewear of Team USA.
  34. sports!
    So What’s Going On With the Olympics?All your Tokyo 2020 questions, answered.
  35. sports!
    Simone Biles Made History Once AgainAs the first woman ever to land a Yurchenko double pike.
  36. prince neptune
    Look at This Talented BoyApparently Cody Simpson was a swimming “champion” before his pop career came calling.
  37. sports!
    Olympics Organizers Hell-Bent on 2021 GamesApparently there is a “real cast-iron will” to see the show go on.
  38. more milk
    Why Aren’t the Olympics More Like This?Katie Ledecky swam a lap while balancing a full glass of milk on her head. Perhaps this should be its own sport?
  39. crime
    Simone Biles Is a Plaintiff in the USA Gymnastics Sex Abuse CaseThe Team USA gymnast is among 140 of Larry Nassar’s victims suing the organization for failing to protect its athletes.
  40. coronavirus
    Olympic Hunk Makes the Best of a Bad SituationLet the shirtless Tongan flag bearer show you how he got those abs.
  41. skin deep
    Snowboarder Chloe Kim on Korean Beauty and Her Lucky ToeThe Olympian is the face of skin-care brand Laneige.
  42. best bets
    Fancy Goes Brick-and-Mortar, Mobiles for Grown-ups, and a New Gymnastics StudioWhat’s new in New York stores.
  43. sexual abuse in sports
    Olympic Swimmer Claims USA Swimming Covered Up Sexual AbuseAriana Kukors Smith alleges her former coach sexually abused her for nearly a decade.
  44. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Tara LipinskiThe figure-skating commentator on Russian teens, Olympics drama, and her special bond with Johnny Weir.
  45. good sports
    Here’s What We Learned at the 2018 Winter OlympicsFor one thing: Adam Rippon is just so great.
  46. good sports
    Oh My God, Figure Skating Is So Stressful to WatchWatching television has not been this stressful and punishing since the final two miserable seasons of Breaking Bad.
  47. good sports
    Why the Women of Bobsled Are the BestThe women’s bobsled winner rhymes with shmermany.
  48. good sports
    Thank God Lindsey Vonn Won That Bronze MedalIt’s not silver, and it’s certainly not gold, but it’s the third one: bronze. And that’s good enough!
  49. good sports
    Hooray for Sexual Ice Dancing, and for Brothers and SistersIt’s a shame that outside of the Olympics we do not typically gather to watch people have sex on ice.
  50. good sports
    A Wardrobe Malfunction — at the Olympics!Poor Gabriella Papadakis.
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