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U.S. Olympic champions to present at MTV Video Music Awards

Michael Phelps and the U.S. women’s gymnastics team will be presenters at MTV’s Video Music Awards on Sunday at 9 p.m. ET.

Phelps, who retired after finishing his career with records of 28 Olympic medals and 23 golds, previously appeared at the VMAs in 2008, introducing… 99 more words

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What the Olympic Games & Presidential Campaigns Say About The American Dream in ‘Spaghetti Gymnastic’ #HometownChat

The America I’ve come to know isn’t quite the America I first knew. Some of this is from a false image of ‘streets paved with gold.’ Now that I’ve emigrated here for 35 years and seen the streets, I’ve come to my senses. 555 more words

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United States shines in Rio Olympics

By: Paul Fritschner ~Staff Writer~

One of the most universally viewed athletic competitions concluded this past weekend, with the U.S. dominating the competition.

The United States entered the Rio Olympics having won the most medals at the previous five summer games, and they were looking to make it six. 478 more words

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Check out the abs on Simone Biles, Aly Raisman and Madison Kocian as they celebrate with a Rio beach day

Abs-olutley amazing!

After bringing home nine medals for Team USA collectively, Simone Biles, Aly Raisman and Madison Kocian showed off their killer six-packs on a much needed day of beach relaxation. 22 more words

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The Final Five Continue the Legacy

It was pretty clear after the Sydney Games that something needed to change for the U.S. women’s program. Drastically.

Between the team gold in 1996 and finishing off the podium four years later, the U.S. 3,465 more words

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All Smiles from Simone Biles and the Final Five in an Impressive Rio Performance

The USA Women’s Gymnastics team has finally finished their impressive Rio Olympic run after Simone Biles and Aly Raisman won gold and silver in the women’s floor exercise final. 894 more words

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