Category Archives: Olympics

Olympic victory tax: Why US athletes no longer have to pay taxes for medals

Olympic victory tax: Why US athletes no longer have to pay taxes for medals – CSMonitor.com http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/2016/1001/Olympic-victory-tax-Why-US-athletes-no-longer-have-to-pay-taxes-for-medals Re-posted from CSMonitor. Geoff

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Olympics 2016 daily briefing: everything that happened at the Rio Games

Olympics 2016 daily briefing: everything that happened at the Rio Games | Sport | The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/22/olympics-2016-daily-briefing-everything-that-happened-at-the-rio-games Re-posted from the Guardian. Geoff  

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Before Phelps, this American brought home 24 gold medals

Before Phelps, this American brought home 24 gold medals | Fox News http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2016/08/12/before-phelps-this-american-brought-home-24-gold-medals.html?utm_source=zergnet.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=zergnet_1150231 Re-posted from Fox News. Geoff

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The truth about what happens at the Olympic Village

The truth about what happens at the Olympic Village http://www.nickiswift.com/21702/truth-happens-olympic-village/?utm_source=zergnet.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=zergnet_1157748&utm_content=127 Re-posted from Nickiswift. Geoff

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Rio Olympics 2016: Usain Bolt wins ninth Olympic gold as Jamaica take 4x100m relay

Rio Olympics 2016: Usain Bolt wins ninth Olympic gold as Jamaica take 4x100m relay – BBC Sport http://www.bbc.com/sport/olympics/36691185 Re-posted from BBC. Geoff

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Photographer describes realization when Usain Bolt picture was special

Photographer describes realization when Usain Bolt picture was special – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/photographer-describes-usain-bolt-picture-2016-8?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff

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The United States says it has won 1,000 Olympic gold medals, but it may only have 999

The United States says it has won 1,000 Olympic gold medals, but it may only have 999 – SBNation.com http://www.sbnation.com/2016/8/13/12465416/united-states-olympics-gold-medal-count-history-1000-or-is-it-999 Re-posted from SBNation. Geoff

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Usain Bolt surges past Justin Gatlin to win historic Olympic 100m gold in Rio

Usain Bolt surges past Justin Gatlin to win historic Olympic 100m gold in Rio | Sport | The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/15/usain-bolt-surges-past-justin-gatlin-to-win-historic-olympic-100m-gold-in-rio Re-posted from The Guardian. Geoff

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Andy Murray beats Juan Martín del Potro to retain Olympic tennis title

Andy Murray beats Juan Martín del Potro to retain Olympic tennis title | Sport | The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2016/aug/15/andy-murray-beats-juan-martin-del-potro-rio-2016 Re-posted from The Guardian. Geoff

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Her goals met, Katie Ledecky speeds toward the next chapter of her life

Her goals met, Katie Ledecky speeds toward the next chapter of her life – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/her-goals-met-katie-ledecky-speeds-toward-the-next-chapter-of-her-life/2016/08/13/5cb3e264-6155-11e6-9d2f-b1a3564181a1_story.html Re-posted from The Washington Post. Geoff  

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