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American sprinters Tommie Smith (center) and John Carlos (right) raise their black-gloved fists on the Olympic medal podium in Mexico City to signify Black Power. Smith, the gold medalist in the 200-meter race, and Carlos, the bronze medalist, were kicked out of the Games for their overtly political statement.Read The John Carlos Story (available from Amazon).

American sprinters Tommie Smith (center) and John Carlos (right) raise their black-gloved fists on the Olympic medal podium in Mexico City to signify Black Power.

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Stouffville race team second in Edmonton: Third straight podium for Hathaway

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pretend olympic podium

The Olympic Podium is necessary for the setting because it shows how people want so badly to be on top and strive for number one.

Leo Manzano Wins Silver Medal for U.S... He was once an undocumented immigrant!

Former Undocumented Immigrant Leo Manzano Wins Silver Medal for U.

8/8/12 - Runner Habiba Ghribi has become the first ever Tunisian woman to stand on an Olympic podium, after winning a silver medal ( women's 3,000-metre steeplechase) at the London Games this week. Her victory has fueled an ongoing debate over women’s rights back home.

- Runner Habiba Ghribi has become the first ever Tunisian woman to stand on an Olympic podium, after winning a silver medal ( women's steeplechase) at the London Games this week. Her victory has fueled an ongoing debate over women’s rights back home.

Evgeni Plushenko (RUS), Stephane Lambiel (SUI), and Jeffrey Buttle (CAN) 2006 Torino

2006 Olympic podium in men's figure skating: Silver- Stephane Lambiel (Switzerland), Gold-Evgeni Plushenko (Russia), Bronze-Jeffrey Buttle (Canada)

Olympic Party

Olympic Party Ideas to Make The Games Even More Fun!

Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps hears the United States national anthem atop the Olympic podium for the supposed last time

The Team USA Olympic podium jackets have secret messages, possibly magical

The Team USA Olympic podium jackets have secret messages, possibly magical

Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner, Jeremy Abbott, and Jason Brown pose with their bronze medals during the medal ceremony for the figure skating pairs competition in the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at the Medals Plaza

Alina Zagitova, Russia’s newest skating star, wins Cup of China (video) Alina Zagitova of Russia, last season’s world junior champion, announced herself as an Olympic podium contender by winning Cup of China in her senior Grand Prix debut. The 15-year-old trains with two-time world champion Yevgenia Medvedeva, a fellow ...

Alina Zagitova, Russia’s newest skating star, wins Cup of China (video) Alina Zagitova of Russia, last season’s world junior champion, announced herself as an Olympic podium contender by winning Cup of China in her senior Grand Prix debut. The 15-year-old trains with two-time world champion Yevgenia Medvedeva, a fellow ...

Michael Phelps

The supposed last time Michael Phelps will stand atop an Olympic podium and hear his national anthem.

Let the Games Begin! 20 Olympics Party Ideas via Brit + Co.

Let the Games Begin! 20 Olympics Party Ideas

Team USA's Danell Leyva warms up his high bar routine during the gymnastics Olympic podium training in London.

Team USA's Danell Leyva warms up his high bar routine during the gymnastics Olympic podium training in London.