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Weightlifter Keeps Calm, Sleeps In And Carries On

Weightlifter Keeps Calm, Sleeps In And Carries On

Twenty-one year old Jack Oliver went to bed ready to represent Great Britain at the Olympics. That was, until the weightlifter overslept by an hour on his big day.

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Source: http://www.npr.org/2012/08/03/157959892/weightlifter-keeps-calm-sleeps-in-and-carries-on?ft=1&f=1055

Would You Rather Win Silver Or Bronze? (Be Careful What You Wish For)

Would You Rather Win Silver Or Bronze? (Be Careful What You Wish For)

If you had to choose between a silver medal and a bronze medal, most people would choose silver. But psychologists who analyzed photos of Olympic medalists say that there’s a complicated dynamic at work.

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Source: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetorch/2012/08/03/157835076/would-you-rather-win-silver-or-bronze-be-careful-what-you-wish-for?ft=1&f=1055

U.S. Holds Most Medals So Far In London Olympics

U.S. Holds Most Medals So Far In London Olympics

We’ll see where the count stands after another day of competition at the London Olympics but after Thursday, the United States is at the top with the most medals. Renee Montagne has results of Thursday night’s Olympics competition.

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Source: http://www.npr.org/2012/08/03/157958523/u-s-holds-most-medals-so-far-in-london-olympics?ft=1&f=1055

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