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Bears: The #1 threat to the Olympic torch relay

polar-bear-torch-relayThe torch for the 2010 Winter Olympics is on its long journey to Vancouver, provided the torch-bearers don’t get eaten by a polar bear along the way.

On Sunday, the torch passed through Churchill, Manitoba, home of 923 people and tons of polar bears. So many polar bears, in fact, that the town bills itself as the “Polar Bear…

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Want to buy 5,000 leftover 2008 Beijing Olympics condoms? Look no further!

olympic-condomsThe words “leftover” and “condoms” are not typically combined to start a sales stampede, but one Chinese collector of Olympic memorabilia is hoping he will be able to unload his 5,000 condoms from the 2008 Olympics at an auction.

100,000 condoms were distributed during the games, with this guy somehow ending up with 5% of them. His wildly optimistic…

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New Zealand Olympic Committee Threatens To Sue Brothel-Owning Taekwondo Star

logan-campbell-brothelA couple of months ago, we brought you the story of Logan Campbell, the New Zealand taekwondo star who opened up a brothel to raise funds for his 2012 Olympic bid.

Now that the story had completely died down and Campbell was out of the spotlight, the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) has finally weighed in on…

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George Wendt Joins Stephen Colbert In Failed Attempt To Get Chicago The 2016 Olympics: Video

The Colbert ReportMon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c…

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Pele Confuses Michael Jordan And Michael Jackson: Video

While Barack Obama will be pushing Chicago’s case to be the host of the 2016 Olympics, Brazil and Rio de Janeiro are getting some help from soccer legend Pele. And by help, I of course mean they’re wishing he would keep his mouth shut.

Pele tried to convince reporters that Rio is a…

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