newmanology: Tommie Smith and John Carlos, 1968 Olympic medal winners in Mexico. Photograph by Platon, originally published in The New Yorker October 16 was the anniversary of Smith and Carlos’s famous black power Olympics medal podium protest.
In the coming days, Olympians at the London Games will win about medals, each the culmination of years of hard work. And in a moment's carelessness, a few of those medals will be lost, perhaps as soon as the medal celebration itself.
10 hilarious Olympics party games that are perfect for getting ready for the 2016 summer games in Rio! Fun for kids, for teens, and even for adults! Tons of simple minute to win it style activities that use things around the house. And for your winners?
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Chamonix Mont Blanc by Mattisse 1924 France - Vintage Poster Reproductions. This travel poster features Olympic winners on a bob sled racing down the track with a bird flying in carrying a crown wreath.
Gold medalist Sanya Richards-Ross of the United States poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's Final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 2012 in London, England.
Figure Skating Costumes Recap/Highlights of the Sochi 2014 Olympics Ice Dance Costumes!
Edith McGuire became one of the top sprinters of the 1960s, winning six Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) championships and an Olympic Gold medal in Tokyo, Japan in 1964. McGuire was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She attendedEdith McGuire became one of the top sprinters of the 1960s, winning six Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) championships and an Olympic Gold medal in Tokyo, Japan in 1964. McGuire was born in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended Archer High School in Atlanta and was coached by Marian…