This might be the new norm at the Winter Olympics, so here are three reasons why
Viewers of the 2018 Winter Olympics Games were heartbroken after Team USA ice dancers Madison Chock and Evan Bates both fell during their long program to John Lennon’s “Imagine” at the ice rink in PyeongChang, South Korea on Monday, effectively saying goodbye to any chance of winning a medal at this year’s Olympics. This isn’t…
The Internet is reviving its favorite Olympics pastime
Apparently the slopes aren’t the only thing Olympic skiers are hitting in Pyeongchang. Everybody knows Olympic Village is hookup central during the 2018 Winter Games. And everybody knows athletes are using dating apps to facilitate the quenching of their carnal thirsts. Now we know exactly which athletes are hooking up the most. According to dating […]
It would be a lie for me to say that I hate sports, but for the most part I am largely indifferent to them. My interests lie elsewhere, and when my viewing options come down to, say, a rugby game...
As the world's premier winter athletes were preparing to take to the slopes, rinks and tracks for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, Florida State University researchers were hard at work making a gold-medal discovery of their own.
(Florida State University) More than 7,000 miles away from the snowcapped peaks of PyeongChang, scientists from FSU's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry unlocked a novel strategy for synthesizing a highly versatile molecule called olympicene -- a compound of carbon and hydrogen atoms named for its familiar Olympic ring shape.
Branding the Olympics for a global audience is one of the world's most high-profile design projects. For the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, the task fell to Interbrand, the global brand consultancy. And its work has been unique indeed--largely because, for the first time, the visual designs were built largely from words and...
Speedskater Jorien ter Mors became the first woman to win Olympic medals in different sports at the same Winter Games
In "Peace Games," Evan Osnos writes about the politics at the Winter Olympics.
They are combining success and home-country roots with their underdog status to write a story that could only exist at the Olympic Games.
Enjoy the games, moose. The Winter Olympics are kind of a big deal in Canada — even if you’re a moose: #CBCOlympics Your coverage is attracting a diverse audience. #MooseareCanadianstoo pic.twitter.com/tXwDK0MG5W — Matt Duncombe (@MattJ777) February 20, 2018 Canada is third in the medal count, and the country has won eight gold medals in Pyeongchang. Show More Summary
The Shib Sibs – aka Maia and Alex Shibutani of the USA – are going home from the 2018 Winter Olympics with bronze medals! The siblings placed in the Ice Dancing competition during day eleven of the PyeongChong games on Tuesday (February 20) at the Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung, South Korea. The free skate [...]
Team LeBron vs. Team Steph enjoys slight bump in TV ratings, viewership vs. last year, performs better than past two Winter Olympics on Sunday night.
Saturday and Sunday were the two lowest-rated days for NBC's Pyeongchang Olympics coverage to date. Sunday's prime-time coverage of the 2018 Winter Games posted a Total Audience Delivery of 18.2 million total viewers, per Nielsen live-plus-same-day data and digital data from Adobe Analytics. That's down 15 percent compared to the NBC Olympics' total prime time...
Olympic athletes get yet another treat from Samsung in the form of a Winter Games special edition of the Galaxy Note 8 - and you can almost feel the pride from Samsung and its home country hosting this year's Olympics.
Winter Olympic athletes defy gravity and impress audiences around the world, but many struggle financially on the road to the Games. But the U.S. Olympic Committee, a non-profit, reported $339 million in revenue in 2016. One former Olympian now wants to see Congress review what he calls financial "waste" of the USOC. Dana Jacobson reports.
The Americans played their best game of the tournament in a win against Finland, though Stauber believes his team could have been a little cleaner.
Adam Rippon Turns Down a Lucrative Deal with NBC to Support Teammates Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon (who Sally Field is trying to set up with her gay son) has pulled out of a job as a correspondent for NBC at the Winter Games in South Korea Hornet Stories - Hornet Stories bring you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
Figure skater Adam Rippon will sadly not be covering the rest of the Winter Games as an NBC correspondent like you’d already begun dreaming about. While the network tweeted the news from their Pyeongchang 2018 account in a since-deleted tweet, the bronze medal-winning figure skater has opted to not take ... More »