Photo: <a href="http://www.thegrandarchives.com/post/22815733400" target="_blank">Grand Archives</a> With the 2012 Summer Olympics in London mere weeks away, now's about as great a time as ever to remember when only a handful of athletes in America were more popular than <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/oj-simpson" target="_blank">Orenthal James Simpson</a>.