As the end of the year approaches, it’s time for Google to take its annual look back at the year in search. Being that it’s the world’s number one search engine, Google has a pretty good idea of what internet users were searching for in 2012. On the official 2012 Zeitgeist website, you can explore [...]
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Here are the top nine comments made by NBC sports commentators during the Summer Olympics that they wish they could take back: 1. Weightlifting commentator: “This is Gregoriava from Bulgaria. I saw her snatch this morning during her warm up and it was amazing.” 2. Dressage commentator: “This is really a lovely horse and I [...]
There are One Direction fans, and then there are One Direction fans! This girl had a complete and total meltdown when the popular boy band took the stage during the closing ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympics. Fortunately, her big brother was there to catch the whole thing on video. This girl really needs to [...]
Now that the festivities have wrapped up, and the Summer Games are over, it’s time to take a step back. Let’s take a look at some of the best (and worst) new bloopers from the 2012 London Olympics. Which one is your favorite?
American gymnast McKayla Maroney was not all that happy about landing the silver medal in the vault competition on Sunday. Now the image of Maroney grimacing in frustration on the medal podium has gone mega-viral and has become its very own meme. Just check out some of these landmark moments by which McKayla is not [...]
Damn it, Bob. Twelve o’clock means twelve o’clock. It’s doesn’t mean 12:02, it doesn’t mean 12:04, and it certainly doesn’t mean 12:07. This local sportscaster has had it up to HERE with Bob Costas and NBC’s Olympic coverage. Check it out below.
Whoops. It looks like Stephan Feck had the worst fail of the Summer Games so far. The Olympic diver landed flat on his back. What the Feck? I think they may have dinged him for too much splash. Check it out below.
Ouch! That’s got to hurt! Weightlifter Sa Jae-hyouk of South Korea was attempting to lift 357 pounds in the snatch yesterday, but things didn’t quite work out. Suddenly, Jae-hyoul screamed in pain and dropped the weights. As you can see in the photo and video below, Jae-hyoul dislocated his right shoulder and received medical attention [...]
Oops. NBC didn’t catch that one. The peacock network aired some live water polo Olympic action yesterday, but they got a little more than they bargained for. During the Spain-USA match, an underwater nipple slip took place when one player accidentally pulled on another’s player’s swimsuit. As it was broadcasting live, NBC didn’t have time [...]
London’s Mayor, Boris Johnson, was left a bit red-faced the other day after he got stuck hanging from a zip line during London 2012 Olympic celebrations in Victoria Park. Johnson got stuck in mid-air and had to ask someone for a rope to get him down. If there ever was a real-life Mr. Bean, this [...]