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Feb. 19 2014 12:32 PMFrom Single to Double to TripleThe evolution of the jump in women’s figure skating, from 1936 to 2014.
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Feb. 19 2014 11:59 AMWill This Young, Happily Married Olympian Start a New Culture War?
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Feb. 18 2014 4:56 PMHorse-Drawn Ski Racing Was Almost an Olympic Sport
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Feb. 18 2014 1:03 PMThe Olympics Rage-o-MeterFlag-waving, poorly informed Americans are mad at NBC for not being patriotic enough.
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Feb. 17 2014 8:37 PMWhy Are Olympians Putting Puppies Before People in Sochi?
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Feb. 17 2014 4:46 PMWhat NBC Missed about Bode Miller by Focusing on His Dead Brother
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Feb. 17 2014 12:43 PMThe Olympics Rage-o-MeterNBC makes Bode Miller cry, then presses on (and on and on) to make him cry some more.
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Feb. 16 2014 5:23 PMCool Runnings Was Not Good, and It Is Definitely Not a “Cult Classic”
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Feb. 16 2014 12:32 PMTen Places that Are Colder than Sochi Right Now
The Slatest
Feb. 15 2014 1:06 PMSpeedskaters Get Same Old Results After Switch to Old Suits in Sochi
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Feb. 15 2014 9:50 AMHow Many Medals Would the 2014 U.S. Olympic Team Have Won in 2010? 1998? 1924?
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 14 2014 4:54 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The “From Russia With Love” EditionSlate’s sports podcast extra on the rise of X Games-style Olympic events.
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Feb. 14 2014 2:54 PMIt’s Time for a Prime-Time PromotionIn praise of Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir, the most fabulous skating announcers in Sochi.
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Feb. 14 2014 2:07 PMIs the Under Armour Speedskating Suit the Worst Product Placement in Sports History?
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Feb. 14 2014 11:56 AMPutin on the FritzHow chaos in Sochi is confounding the Russian opposition.
The World
Feb. 19 2014 12:03 PMThe IOC Is Wrong to Ban Ukrainian Athletes From Commemorating the Dead in Kiev
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Feb. 18 2014 6:44 PMWhy Do So Many People Hate Lolo Jones?
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Feb. 18 2014 4:47 PMWhy Do Figure Skaters Go to the “Kiss and Cry” to Get Their Scores?
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Feb. 17 2014 9:28 PMIce Dancing Is Not a SportBut it is quite a spectacle.
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Feb. 17 2014 7:41 PMThe Little-Remembered U.S. Virgin Islands Bobsled Team Was Way Worse than the Jamaicans
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 17 2014 4:26 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: David Remnick's View from SochiSlate’s sports podcast talks to The New Yorker editor about Russia’s Olympic goals.
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Feb. 17 2014 9:42 AMThe Olympic Hockey Group Stage Was Amazing, Full of Drama, and Totally Meaningless
The Slatest
Feb. 16 2014 2:48 PMCanadian Snowboarder Breaks Olympic Silence in Scathing Sochi Criticism
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Feb. 15 2014 6:22 PMThey're Both Sliding on Ice. So Why Is Luge Faster than Skeleton?
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Feb. 15 2014 11:11 AMAmerican Hockey Hero T.J. Oshie, from Hockeytown, USA, Is a Very American American
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Feb. 14 2014 5:25 PMOlympics Jerk Watch: The Australian Skier Who Allegedly Made Millions Peddling Malware
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Feb. 14 2014 4:54 PMNBC Doesn't Want Us to Know How Much Female Snowboarders Weigh
The Slatest
Feb. 14 2014 2:27 PMVladimir Putin Stopped By the USA House in Sochi For a Drink
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Feb. 14 2014 1:34 PMThe Olympics Rage-o-MeterThe Peacock pretends to be shocked by Evgeni Plushenko’s abrupt figure skating departure.
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Feb. 14 2014 11:20 AMDo the Olympics Really Need Separate Men’s and Women’s Curling Competitions?

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