Posts Tagged: 2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Oh McKayla Maroney, Your 18th Birthday Tweet Was A Terrible Idea

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With her birthday just five days away, McKayla Maroney reminded Twitter that she's turning 18 and guys responded how you would have expected.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

What Would Ryan Lochte Do? Probably Find Another Job Now That His Show Is Canceled

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It took me five episodes to finally call Ryan Lochte’s <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tag/what-would-ryan-lochte-do/" target="_blank">E! reality series, What Would Ryan Lochte Do?</a>, a dead fish, and that was being incredibly generous because I wanted to stop watching after five minutes of the first episode.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

The Best Questions And Most Ryan Lochte Responses From Ryan Lochte’s #AskLochte

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Yesterday, for no apparent reason, Olympic gold medalist swimmer and future Academy Award-winning actor Ryan Lochte <a href="https://twitter.com/ryanlochte/with_replies">gave his Twitter followers a huge gift</a> when he announced that <a href="https://twitter.com/ryanlochte/status/291288761734672384">he’d be answering their questions for "#AskLochte"</a> once again.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Guess Which 'Network' Is Giving Ryan Lochte His Own Reality Show? Yes, It's E!

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Last year – before, during and after the 2012 Summer Olympics – gold medal swimmer Ryan Lochte made it clear that when he hangs up his Speedo, he wants to become a serious, respected actor.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

This Kid Wants To Go To Prom With Gabby Douglas, Needs To Chill Out A Little

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Lost in the shuffle of producing what is already being called <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/12/the-biggest-most-incredible-unbelievable-shouted-about-sports-moments-of-2012">the greatest list of 2012 sports moments</a> that will ever be written, according to <a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/12/owl.gif">this guy</a> and <a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/12/wrestling-pugs.gif">these guys</a>, was the phenomenal, inspirational tale of Gabby Douglas, who actually almost quit her dream of being an Olympic gymnast, because she couldn’t stand being away from her family.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

The Biggest, Most Incredible, Unbelievable, Shouted About Sports Moments Of 2012

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It is not an easy task to put together a list, such as the Greatest Sports Moments of 2012, specifically because so many things happen in any given year that it’s all but impossible to universally gauge which one event or person is greater than another.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Ryan Lochte Wants You To Buy A Nissan, Bro

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I don’t know why I forgot to write about it a few weeks ago, but I didn’t hate the <a href="http://www.nbc.com/30-rock/video/stride-of-pride/1421191/">Ryan Lochte cameo</a> on 30 Rock.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Alex Morgan Dressed As McKayla Maroney For Halloween

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One of the unfortunate drawbacks of this being an almost entirely sports-related blog (unless, in extreme circumstances, the situation calls for Kate Upton pictures) is that we don’t ever really get to enjoy the best part of Halloween – girls in slutty costumes.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Gee, I’ll Bet Her Dad Is Excited

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Aside from Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte, most of us would be hard pressed to name another Olympic swimmer, especially those from other countries, because USA.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Ryan Lochte Is Hanging Out With The Situation Now Because Of Course He Is

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Olympic gold medalist and guy who trademarked the word “JEAH”, Ryan Lochte turned 28-years old on August 3, which was almost 8 weeks ago, and that’s important to remember because he was the guest of honor at Liv in Miami this past weekend, as he celebrated his birthday.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Great Moments In 'Whatever, Bro': Ryan Lochte Didn't Think SNL Was Funny

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Out of habit, after I watched the season premiere of Saturday Night Live this past weekend, I called it awful, because it followed the same old formula of opening strong and slowly trailing off into laziness.

2012 OLYMPICS

You're Welcome, Everyone Except Lolo Jones

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Alex Morgan and other people wearing Olympics clothes want to say thank you for your support.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Ryan Lochte Will Ruin, I Mean, Guest Star On ’30 Rock’

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Back in 2008, NBC’s 30 Rock had an episode entitled “Believe in the Stars” that dealt with Kenneth learning that Olympic hero Tyler Brody was just a fake, because there was no such thing as Olympic tetherball, octuples tennis, or synchronized running.

2012 OLYMPICS

McKayla Maroney Is Not Impressed By The Los Angeles Dodgers

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Olympic gold medal gymnasts Gabby Douglas, Kyla Ross and Internet Favorite McKayla Maroney threw out the ceremonial first pitches before Tuesday's Padres-Dodgers game at Dodger Stadium.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Nike’s Marketing > The Entire World’s Outrage

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During the 2012 Summer Olympics, it was reported that security at the London venues was instructed to crack down on any people who tried to attend events while wearing recognizable logos of companies that weren’t exclusive sponsors.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Sports On TV: Parks And Recreation’s 20 Greatest Sports Moments

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During this year's Summer Olympics, NBC's best play-by-play analyst was Retta, who plays Donna on 'Parks And Recreation'.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Nick Symmonds > Ryan Lochte

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I have a ton of respect for America’s Olympic athletes, from the young ladies of the Fierce 5 to the members of the Men’s Basketball Team (yes, even LeBron James) and even for a stuttering human meatloaf like Ryan Lochte.


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