Posts tagged: The Olympics

People Magazine cover with a photo of Tonya Harding skating and the headline "TONYA'S WORLD." (Also a small photo of Oprah on her 40th birthday!)

Tonya Harding Was Guilty

Was Tonya Harding innocent?  Was she just the victim of a terrible boyfriend and his nutty henchmen, as the movie I, Tonya suggests? Norm Frink, who prosecuted the case in 1994, …..

Tatyana McFadden Biography: New!

Our Tatyana McFadden biography is now live. Tatyana McFadden is the wheelchair racer who is expected to compete for seven gold medals at this year’s Paralympic Games in Rio de …..

Mikaela Shiffrin Biography: New!

Born in 1995, Mikaela Shiffrin is now the reigning world champion in slalom skiing. And what have you been doing with yourself for the last 18 years?

Usain Bolt Wins Gold Again

The Jamaican sprinter sets a new Olympic record in the 100 meters.

Alex Morgan Biography — New!

The 23-year-old U.S. Olympic soccer star was also a star in Sports Illustrated earlier this year.

Usain Bolt Biography: New!

The three-time Olympic gold medal winner is gearing up for another big meet in London this summer.

Wenlock and Mandeville Take Over the World

 The mascots of the 2012 Olympics are secret symbols from the true heirs of Jesus that signal an imminent messianic event. But are they cute?

Oh, Apolo, Apolo, Apolo!

Apolo Anton Ohno, come on, man: you shoved him.  These things happen. Just own up, baby!We’re talking, of course, about the men’s 500 meter short-track speed skating event on Friday night.  Ohno finished second, but then was disqualified after judges ruled he had bumped Francois-Louis Tremblay on the final turn. 

Ohno Claims Silver in 1500 Meters

Apolo Anton Ohno won a silver medal in the 1500-meter event of men’s short-track speedskating on Saturday night. Ohno moved from fourth to second on the final turn as two South Koreans wiped out just ahead of him. Jung-Su Lee, a 20-year-old South Korean, won the gold medal.

Lindsey Vonn: New Biography

Lindsey Vonn takes a turn in this photo from the 2009 Alpine Ski Championships in Val d’Isere, FranceJust in time for the Vancouver Olympics, we’ve posted a new biography of skier Lindsey Vonn.