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Aug. 12 2016 12:22 AMSimone Manuel’s Gold-Medal-Winning Reaction Was the Best Moment of the Rio Games
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Aug. 11 2016 8:54 PMIs Russian Swimmer Yulia Efimova Really a Villain?A wag of the finger to the U.S. fans valorizing Lilly King’s self-righteousness.
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Aug. 11 2016 4:13 PMHow to Tell if You’ve Been Mistaking U.S. Gymnast Simone Biles for Lithuanian Swimmer Simonas Bilis
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Aug. 11 2016 8:12 AMIn Praise of Larisa Latynina: Michael Phelps’ Olympic Equal, Pregnant Gymnastics World Champion
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Aug. 10 2016 10:42 PMThe Greatest Gymnast of All TimeWhen Simone Biles grows up, she wants to be like Kohei Uchimura.
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Aug. 10 2016 8:04 PMFemale Gymnasts Have Always Been Short. For 30 Years, They’ve Been Getting Shorter. Why?
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Aug. 10 2016 12:26 PMMy Three Sons Are Swimmers. Katie Ledecky Is Their Olympic Hero.
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Aug. 10 2016 12:50 AMNBC Looks for More #PhelpsFace Drama, Finds Katie Ledecky Drinking Water
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Aug. 9 2016 11:20 PMOlympics Jerk Watch Special: Was Michael Phelps a Jerk When He Won the 200 Butterfly?
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Aug. 9 2016 7:18 PMMissy Franklin Won Four Golds in 2012. Now She Might Not Medal. What Happened?
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Aug. 9 2016 6:58 PMNobody’s Betting on the Olympics in Las Vegas Because Team USA Is Too Good
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Aug. 9 2016 5:04 PMWhat’s the Best Part of the Clean and Jerk, the Clean or the Jerk?
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Aug. 9 2016 2:40 PMWhy Do Gymnasts Have Such Strange, Elaborate Hairdos?An investigation of 50 years of gymnastics hair trends.
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Aug. 9 2016 12:48 PMDoes the Earring-Retrieving Scuba Diver Have the Best Job at the Olympics?
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Aug. 8 2016 11:05 PMLilly King Breaststrokes for America. Yulia Efimova’s Wagging Finger Is at Rest.
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Aug. 11 2016 9:58 PMOlympics Leotard Watch: The Red, White, and Blue Warrior vs. The Fairy Princess
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Aug. 11 2016 6:07 PMIntroducing the New Queen of the Universe, Simone Biles
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Aug. 11 2016 1:17 PMThe Rules of Gymnastics Decree You Must “Play a Character” During Your Floor Routine
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Aug. 11 2016 12:21 AMThat Slow, Chubby Ethiopian Swimmer Totally Deserved to Be in the Olympics
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Aug. 10 2016 10:01 PMSorry, Michael Phelps’ Death Stare: McKayla Maroney’s “Not Impressed” Face Is Still the Gold-Medal Meme
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Aug. 10 2016 3:12 PMBest Jobs at the Olympics: Table-Tennis Autograph Wrangler
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Aug. 10 2016 1:20 AMNo Tears, No Drama, No DoubtNBC’s usual anxiety-amping tricks were no match for the greatness of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team.
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Aug. 9 2016 11:30 PMThere He Is, Famed Olympics Oaf Ryan Lochte
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Aug. 9 2016 10:48 PMIs Aly Raisman’s “25 Things You Didn’t Know About Me” List a Thinly Veiled Cry for Help?
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Aug. 9 2016 7:09 PMOlympics Leotard Watch: Can You Guess What Country This Leotard Comes From?
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Aug. 9 2016 5:57 PMThe U.S. Women’s Gymnastics Team Is Calling Itself “the Final Five.” Is That a Good Nickname?
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Aug. 9 2016 4:09 PMThe Individual Medley Is a Pretty Good Race. Here’s How to Make It the Best Race Ever.
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Aug. 9 2016 1:48 PMHow NBC Spun the Phelps–le Clos Poolside Psychodrama Into TV Gold
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Aug. 9 2016 12:10 PMThe Fish Kick Is the Fastest Way for Humans to Swim. Why Aren’t More Olympians Using It?
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Aug. 8 2016 6:21 PMIs Chinese Swimmer Sun Yang the Biggest Jerk of the Rio Olympics?

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