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Michael Phelps -- Jingle Balls

No pants? No problem. Michael Phelps -- who just finished up a stint at a rehab center -- brought a 6-pack to Christmas. The Olympic swimmer and his girlfriend Nicole Johnson (Miss California 2010) spent the holiday together... along with some…

Michael Phelps Goes Practically Naked to Pajama Party with Girlfriend Nicole Johnson

Michael Phelps shows off his shirtless body in a new Instagram he posted on Christmas evening (December 25). The 29-year-old Olympic swimmer spent the night with his girlfriend Nicole Johnson and friends. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Michael Phelps “Yep…. I forgot my pjs for the pjs party????????????…. Oops #gfore #aquasphere,” Michael captioned [...]

Warcraft designer wants gaming to be an Olympic sport

Former Blizzard Entertainment Chief Creative Officer and World of Warcraft lead designer Rob Pardo made a bold statement this week when he said that e-sports should be considered for inclusion into the Olympic Games. “I think the way that you look … Continue reading ?

Lindsey Vonn says hard work and single-leg squats keyed comeback

Dec. 6, 2014, was a good day to sit down with Lindsey Vonn. Her return to competition after a knee injury that crushed her Sochi Olympic dreams in February saw the star skier lead an American sweep in the World Cup downhill in Lake Louise, Canada, on Dec. 6. Vonn, a gold and bronze medalist...

Two New Starships Collection Ships

yesterdayGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

Images for two new starships from The Official Starships Collection have been released. The ships include the USS Pasteur and Species 8472. Issue Forty-two includes the Olympic class USS Pasteur, which will arrive in the UK first (March 2015) and then in the US in July 2015. The USS Pasteur can be pre-ordered here, where […]

Demolition day in Long Beach

Chris Valle photographed excavators demolishing the Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool in Long Beach on Dec. 11. The facility, used during the U.S. Olympic swim trials in 1968 and 1976, will be replaced with a new swim center.

Olympic Highlights

IOC ACTIVITIES PRESIDENT © IOC / Arnaud Meylan On 17 December, IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed the President of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG), Bruno Grandi, and FIG Secretary General André F. Gueisbuhler to Lausanne,...Show More Summary

Video Games Should Be Olympic Sports, World Of Warcraft Designer Says

Is competitive gaming a real sport? Former Blizzard chief creative officer and World of Warcraft designer Rob Pardo says yes and thinks these games should be a part of the Olympics.Click To Continue Reading

Colby Melvin Can Be Hung On Your Wall

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Do you rely on firefighters or Olympic athletes to remind you what day it is? Forget that, it’s so 2014. Next year, move onward and upward with the 2015 Colby Melvin Calendar! Photographed by Shaun Vadella, the calendar is a dozen shots featuring the adorably hunky Colby. Not just Colby, but Colby in his underwear — […]

How Accurate Is Unbroken?

Laura Hillenbrand’s biography Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption tells the extraordinary story of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner-turned-war-hero. Against nearly impossible odds, Zamperini managed...Show More Summary

Angelina Jolie Dieted to Support Unbroken Actors

Angelina Jolie's film Unbroken is about Louis Zamperini, the former Olympic athlete who first spent 47 days drifting in the ocean during World War II, then two years in a Japanese POW camp—so, needless to say, lead actor Jack O'Connell and others portraying inmates at the camp had to...

Video Games Should Be An Olympic Sport, Insists ‘Warcraft’ Creator

Competitive video gaming should be an Olympic Sport, according to the creator of World of Warcraft. Speaking to the BBC, Rob Pardo, who previously worked as the chief creative officer at Blizzard Entertainment, explained that “sport” is now a much broader term. Show More Summary

Olympics: Long lost Freeman bodysuit believed found

3 days agoArts : Artdaily

One of Australia's greatest sporting mysteries may have been solved after a silver-white bodysuit thought to be the one Cathy Freeman wore when she lit the 2000 Olympic flame -- believed lost or stolen -- turned up. The Aboriginal sprint...Show More Summary

Kazakhstan proposes splitting 2022 Winter Olympics

Just weeks after the International Olympic Committee voted to allow future Games to be divided between neighboring cities and countries, Kazakhstan has said it will pursue a split bid for 2022.

Olympic U.S. skier Gus Kenworthy talks adopting dogs

Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy adopted two dogs he brought home from the Sochi Winter Olympics.

Has the Olympic mystery of Cathy Freeman's missing suit been solved?

The years-old mystery of Cathy Freeman's dazzling white suit has taken a new twist.

Domhnall Gleeson Lost So Much Weight For 'Unbroken' That His Contacts Didn't Fit

Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" is the story of Olympic long-distance runner and Air Force bombardier Louis Zamperini, and his struggles to survive as a prisoner of war during the last stages of World War II. But before that happens, "Unbroken" is also about three men lost at sea. Show More Summary

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