05 Aug 16
Golf At Rio Is A Mess

Golf At Rio is a Mess

Can Golf at Rio get any worse? In October of 2009, I pictured this month's Sports Illustrated cover with grandiose visions dancing in my head from remembrances of a February,…

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03 Aug 16
Will This Be The Worst Olympics Ever?

Will this be the worst Olympics ever?

The Worst Olympics Ever Could be Upon Us. Banned Russians, unfinished stadiums, economical troubles, shabby athletes village and that little pesky mosquito you can here in your bedroom when you’re…

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01 Aug 16
‘The Olympics Are A Hot Mess’

‘The Olympics are a hot mess’

And I’m not just talking about what goes on in the village after the athletes finish competing! I’m talking about the repeated, mutli-media, doomish press narrative, seemingly written by journalist…

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01 Aug 16
The End Of The Olympics?

The End Of The Olympics?

The Rio Games mark the end of the twelfth decade of the modern Olympics, an impressive track record, yet far outstripped by the tenure of the original Games, which started…

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31 Jul 16

The Olympic pin collector

Meet John Ioannidis: a proud Greek man who ventures to the Olympic Games to pursue his passion of pin collecting. He's part of a global community of collectors who bandy…

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