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Feb. 13 2018 6:14 PMOlympics Jerk Watch: the Sporteaucrats Who Risked Snowboarders’ Lives
Family
Feb. 13 2018 2:36 PM“I Haven’t Moved On”What it’s like to lose your brother right before competing in the Olympics—then have your personal tragedy turned into an uplifting, TV-ready story.
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Feb. 13 2018 1:10 PMWhy Adam Rippon Didn’t WinFigure skating is a math problem, and the American skater’s numbers didn’t add up.
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Feb. 12 2018 10:57 PMIn Praise of America’s Action TeensChloe Kim, Red Gerard, and the birth of a new kind of Olympic hero.
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 12 2018 5:51 PMHang Up and Listen: The Yoo-Hoo, We Did It EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Olympics, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and U.S. Soccer’s new president.
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Feb. 12 2018 12:38 AMBronze Medalist Adam Rippon Is Winning the Winter Olympics
Sports
Feb. 11 2018 4:11 PMI Long for the Days When the Winter Olympics Mascot Was an Abstract Monster
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Feb. 11 2018 1:00 AMEvgenia Medvedeva Is the World’s Best Skater and She Loves Dancing at the Mall
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Feb. 10 2018 4:06 PMNorth Korea’s Cheer Squad Is a Mesmerizing, Charming Propaganda Victory for Kim Jong-un
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Feb. 9 2018 6:11 PMYes, Mike Pence Is a Jerk. But Is He an Olympics Jerk?
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Feb. 9 2018 11:58 AMAwkward: Mike Pence Was Seated a Little Too Close to Kim Jong-un’s Sister
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Feb. 9 2018 9:30 AMOlympic AppeasementThe United States’ acquiescence to Hitler at the 1936 Games helped fuel the rise of Nazi Germany.
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Feb. 8 2018 2:10 PMWinnie the Pooh and a Red TutuEverything you need to know about the figure skaters at the Pyeongchang Olympics.
Whistlestop
Feb. 8 2018 10:12 AMJimmy Carter’s Olympic BoycottThe president tried to use the 1980 Summer Olympics to get Russia out of Afghanistan. It didn’t work.
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Jan. 26 2018 5:08 PMMichigan State Hid Title IX Findings From Woman Who Reported Larry Nassar’s Abuse
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Feb. 13 2018 5:36 PMThey Dance on Ice! They Vlog! They Want to Sell You Orange Juice!What I learned by watching Maia and Alex Shibutani’s YouTube channel.
The Angle
Feb. 13 2018 1:55 PMOlympics Angle: Ignorance Isn’t Bliss EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Shaun White, Chloe Kim, and North Korea’s PR coup.
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Feb. 13 2018 9:44 AMWhy Isn’t NBC Talking About the Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Shaun White?
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Feb. 12 2018 6:28 PM“Olympic Athletes From Russia” Is a Craven Euphemism for a Craven Olympic Games
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Feb. 12 2018 1:52 PMOlympics Angle: Blades of Glory EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the weekend that was at the Pyeongchang Olympics.
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Feb. 11 2018 10:19 PMMirai Nagasu Is the Third Woman to Do a Triple Axel in the Olympics. Watch All Three.
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Feb. 11 2018 3:38 PMGold, Silver, Bronze, PlushWhy the winners in Pyeongchang are hoisting stuffed tigers in triumph.
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Feb. 10 2018 11:07 PMA Child Named Red Won the United States’ First Gold Medal at the Winter Games
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Feb. 10 2018 12:40 AM“Seventy Percent of Korea Is Mountains”NBC turned an opening ceremony spectacle into a dull social studies report.
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Feb. 9 2018 5:19 PMEvery Sport in the Winter Olympics, Ranked
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Feb. 9 2018 11:43 AMIn Praise of Enormous, Fringed GlovesA conversation about Team USA’s outfits for the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Games.
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Feb. 8 2018 5:52 PMHow to Watch the Winter Olympics If You Don’t Have Cable
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Feb. 8 2018 10:38 AMCross-Country Skiing Is Not a Boring Exercise in Martyrdom. It’s Actually Fun.
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Feb. 7 2018 9:00 AMAn Olympics Without AnthemsFifty years ago, a prince tried to get all national symbols banned from the games. He almost pulled it off.
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Jan. 24 2018 6:40 PMLarry Nassar’s Victims Deserved a Judge Like Rosemarie Aquilina

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