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Olympics Jerk Watch: The Skater Who Said She Was Auditioning for Dancing With the Stars

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Feb. 25 2018 1:49 PMFor First Time in Years, North Korea Says It Is Open to Talks With the U.S.
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Feb. 24 2018 6:55 PMWe Rank the Todds!NBC’s Todd Harris and Todd Richards, ranked.
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Feb. 24 2018 1:33 PMKyle Mack Won Big Air Silver With a “Bloody Dracula.” What’s a Bloody Dracula?
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Feb. 23 2018 6:28 PMGet to Know a New Olympic Event: Mass Start Speedskating
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Feb. 23 2018 5:36 PMApple TV Was the Best Way to Watch the Olympics This Year
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Feb. 23 2018 1:18 PMThe Essence of a Sport That’s Not Just a SportThe frustrating, transfixing gold-medal battle between Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva.
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Feb. 23 2018 12:51 AMForget Tara and Johnny. Dick Button Is the Best Figure Skating Analyst in the Game.
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Feb. 22 2018 5:10 PMSomebody Needs to Make a Movie About John Shuster and His Ragtag Team of Curling Rejects
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Feb. 22 2018 4:00 AMIn Praise of the Women of U.S. Hockey, Who Really Hate Canada and Really Deserved a Gold Medal
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Feb. 21 2018 7:19 PMGet to Know a New Olympic Event: Mixed Team Alpine Skiing
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Feb. 21 2018 6:30 PMHere Comes Diggins!The United States’ thrilling win in the cross-country skiing team sprint was everything great about sports.
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Feb. 21 2018 3:09 PMAn Interview With the Figure Skater Who Did the Only Legal Backflip in Olympic Competition
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Feb. 21 2018 11:56 AMThe Sadness of Watching Evgenia Medvedeva Get Overtaken by Her Younger Rival
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 20 2018 7:43 PMHang Up and Listen: The Trickless Hungarian EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Tongans and snowboarders skiing at the Winter Olympics. Plus, the strange tale of Markelle Fultz.
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Feb. 20 2018 6:44 PMDo Ice Dancing Partners Get a Bump in Their Scores if They’re Sex Partners?We did the math.
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Feb. 24 2018 7:29 PMWhat NBC Got Right in PyeongchangThe network’s coverage of the women’s downhill was Olympics television at its best—authentic, empathetic, and thrilling to watch.
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Feb. 24 2018 2:38 PMThe Legend of Curling GoldJohn Shuster just finished writing the script for the greatest underdog story of the 2018 Olympics.
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Feb. 24 2018 9:58 AMThe Great Olympics Debate: Should We Rank Countries by Gold Medals or Total Medal Count?
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Feb. 23 2018 5:39 PMJohnny Weir’s Hunger Games Transformation Began Long Before the 2018 Olympics
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Feb. 23 2018 5:06 PMFour Theories on Why the United States Is No Longer Having a Crummy Winter Olympics
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Feb. 23 2018 10:55 AMThe Olympics StaycationLive your best life by taking time off work to watch the games on TV.
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Feb. 23 2018 12:35 AMThe Best Moments from the Gold-Medal Duel Between Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva
The Angle
Feb. 22 2018 1:08 PMOlympics Angle: The Thrill of Victory EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on U.S. women’s hockey, David Wise, and backflips.
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Feb. 22 2018 1:22 AMShaun White on SkisDavid Wise is a two-time halfpipe gold medalist. Why doesn’t anyone know who he is?
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Feb. 21 2018 7:04 PMAmerican Women Used to Dominate in Figure Skating. What Happened?
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Feb. 21 2018 4:03 PMCongratulations to Gus Kenworthy for Having the Grossest Injury of the Olympics
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Feb. 21 2018 2:31 PMDo You Believe in Mild Upsets?Team USA’s motley men’s hockey team finally got my hopes up—and then promptly crushed them.
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Feb. 21 2018 1:26 AMFour Theories on Why the United States Is Having Such a Crummy Winter Olympics
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Feb. 20 2018 7:40 PMThe Men of the Norwegian Curling Team Wear Flamboyant Pants. Does That Make Them Jerks?
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Feb. 20 2018 5:50 PMShipping Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir Is the Only True Olympic Sport

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