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Usain Bolt breaks the 200m World Record

Usain Bolt breaks the 200m World Record

King Ing August 20, 2008 3

Everyone and their mother is upset at NBC for not showing the 200 meter final featuring Usain Bolt live. So what do people do, they go out and get the video from other countries

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After Beijing, Phelps to do Lily Donaldson or Amanda Beard?

After Beijing, Phelps to do Lily Donaldson or Amanda Beard?

California Correspondent August 18, 2008 2

or   for Phelps? It’s been widely reported that after Beijing Michael Phelps will be heading back to Baltimore to spend some time with his mom. But that leaves us wondering, how will Phelps get

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The Michael Phelps breakfast challenge

The Michael Phelps breakfast challenge

King Ing August 18, 2008 4

Last week came news of Michael Phelps’ diet. The 12,000 calorie daily diet is obscene. And it was inevitable before someone tried to test it. Leave it to WTOP’s Mark Segraves to step up

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Better Olympians than Michael Phelps

Better Olympians than Michael Phelps

California Correspondent August 17, 2008 0

Michael Phelps is the first to win 8 gold medals in one Olympics and has won the most medals in the last 112 years. So before 1896 (2008 minus 112), who was better than

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Taking a shita

Taking a shita

California Correspondent August 15, 2008 1

Here is a snapshot of Yoshie Takeshita, the captain of the Japanese womens volleyball team. I also takeshita 3 times a day. - Thanks to bshrek for sending it in

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I need to watch a game with Bela Karolyi

I need to watch a game with Bela Karolyi

King Ing August 15, 2008 0

Bela Karolyi gets so excited watching womens gymnastics it is quite comical. The pure passion is great. I know that he used to coach for the Americans and his wife now has the same

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Pop Quiz

Pop Quiz

Dave in Brighton August 14, 2008 2

Those new suits the swimmers are wearing at the Olympics are giving me fits. No, I’m not angry that so many records are being broken, but rather that I can’t figure out if I’m

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Dwayne Wade to Kobe Bryant = sick alley-oop

Dwayne Wade to Kobe Bryant = sick alley-oop

King Ing August 14, 2008 2

Here is the sick alley-oop that saw Dwayne Wade falling out of bounds and throwing it up to Kobe Bryant who does the rest. Insane. P.S. Greece can’t stop Chris Bosh! -Awesome AwfulAnnouncing

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Splash Back?

Splash Back?

Justin August 12, 2008 1

We live in a cynical time full of cynical people. So, it seems an obvious question to ask, while Michael Phelps chases history in Beijing.  When will the backlash begin

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Wait — there are swimmers besides Michael Phelps?

Wait — there are swimmers besides Michael Phelps?

Dave in Brighton August 12, 2008 0

It’s hard to believe, I know, but there’s an inspiring story from the U.S. swim team that does not involve the juggernaut that is Michael Phelps (or the retired juggernaut that is Mark Spitz).

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