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2012 - The Year Of The Twitter Olympics
2012-08-14 08:28:04

The 2012 London Olympics was built up as the “Twitter Olympics,” and it certainly did not disappoint. Many athletes tweeted after winning medals, while numerous fans mentioned athletes (sometimes not so kindly) during the Games.

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2012-08-13 11:28:07

As the athletes head home, as the temporary venues are closed down and life returns to normal in the British capital, the London Olympics are now just history.

Animals Make Strong Olympic Contenders
2012-07-30 14:49:01

As the medal race unfolds, a recent article in the Veterinary Record points out that an Olympic squad put forth by the animal kingdom would outcompete every nation on Earth.

2012-04-04 20:32:29

Usain Bolt can achieve faster running times with no extra effort on his part or improvement to his fitness.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.