olympics
olympics
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 22 2014 12:34 PMThe Saddest Olympian in Sochi Says He Feels “Like One of Those Stray Dogs”
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 21 2014 7:44 PMWhy You Hate NBC's Olympics CoverageIt's reality TV masquerading as a sporting event.
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 21 2014 6:37 PMA Field Guide to Olympians Who Really, Really Hate Their Bosses
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 21 2014 5:44 PMCanada Makes Winning 1–0 Look Incredibly Easy Against Team USA
The Slatest
Feb. 21 2014 11:02 AMNothing Prompts Calls For Swift Action Like a Women's Figure Skating Controversy
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 20 2014 7:58 PMThe U.S. vs. Canada Women’s Final Was the Best Hockey Game in Years
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 4:01 PMWithout Simon Dumont and Sarah Burke, Ski Halfpipe’s Olympic Debut Was a Devastating Triumph
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 12:10 PMOlympics Jerk Watch: The Norwegian Skier Who Loves Mocking the King of Sweden
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 5:04 PMGracie Gold Became a Winner by Learning How to Fail
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 3:24 PMEverything You Ever Wanted to Know About Figure Skating but Were Afraid to Ask
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 12:46 PMYes, Russia’s Olympic Hockey Loss Was Crushing, but It Was No Embarrassment
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 12:32 PMFrom Single to Double to TripleThe evolution of the jump in women’s figure skating, from 1936 to 2014.
Weigel
Feb. 19 2014 11:59 AMWill This Young, Happily Married Olympian Start a New Culture War?
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 18 2014 4:56 PMHorse-Drawn Ski Racing Was Almost an Olympic Sport
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 18 2014 1:03 PMThe Olympics Rage-o-MeterFlag-waving, poorly informed Americans are mad at NBC for not being patriotic enough.
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 21 2014 11:44 PM“They're Coming Right Into Your Arms to Cut the Throats of Your Sons and Women!”Match the lyrics to the country in Slate’s national anthem quiz.
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 21 2014 7:36 PMSilver Medal FaceThe saddest-looking second-place finishers in Olympic history.
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 21 2014 5:53 PMA Canadian Reporter Covering the Olympics for an American Network
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 21 2014 2:46 PMThe Secret of Mikaela Shiffrin’s Success: Always Practice, Never Compete
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 8:29 PMThat Was ... CuriousRussia’s Adelina Sotnikova beat Yuna Kim to win figure skating gold. But did she really deserve to win?
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 4:23 PMHow to Biathlon-ize Every Winter Olympic Sport
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 3:47 PMD’oh Canada! The U.S. Women’s Hockey Team’s Crushing Gold-Medal Loss in Three GIFs
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 20 2014 12:08 PMThe Joys of NBC’s Raw, Secret, Unscripted, Boring Figure Skating Practice Cam
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 4:12 PMSouth Korea’s Kim Yu-na Is Going for Gold. Or Is It Kim Yuna? Yuna Kim?
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 1:58 PMDeep Thoughts With Russia’s Hockey Coach: “I Won’t Exist Any More, Since You Will Have Eaten Me”
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 19 2014 12:33 PMWay to Go, Slovenia! Not So Hot, Team USA.Re-ranking the 2014 Winter Olympics medal table by population and GDP.
The World
Feb. 19 2014 12:03 PMThe IOC Is Wrong to Ban Ukrainian Athletes From Commemorating the Dead in Kiev
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 18 2014 6:44 PMWhy Do So Many People Hate Lolo Jones?
Five-Ring Circus
Feb. 18 2014 4:47 PMWhy Do Figure Skaters Go to the “Kiss and Cry” to Get Their Scores?
Five-ring Circus
Feb. 17 2014 9:28 PMIce Dancing Is Not a SportBut it is quite a spectacle.

READ MORE STORIES