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McKayla Maroney not impressed on Letterman

'Mo Farah running away from things' meme

As I’ve freely admitted above, I was way too slow on the uptake with this one, but the genius and amusing nature of the latest Olympics-related meme, “Mo Farah Running Away From Things” makes it just too fantastic to pass up. Of course, Mo Farah is the Somalia-born, British Olympics hero, who ran his way [...]

McKayla Maroney Takes 'Not Impressed' Face on 'Letterman' With U.S. Gymnastics Team (Video)

McKayla Maroney's unhappiness in only taking silver on the vault was perhaps the best thing to come out of the 2012 London Olympics. Maroney scrunched up her face in displeasure on the medal stand, setting off an Internet meme that put her "not impressed" face in all kinds of funny situations. So, when Maroney and her "Fab Five" gymnastics teammates visited...

McKayla Maroney does 'the face' on Letterman

America's newest Olympic sweethearts, the Fierce Five, are back on American soil and all of the talk is still centered on McKayla Maroney's sour face after she lost her shot at an individual gold medal. Last night, the young gymnasts Aly Raisman, Jordan Wieber, Kyla Ross, Gabby Douglas and Maroney all sat on the "Late Night with David Letterman" couch wearing...

Dirty Dave Letterman Had to be Impressed by McKayla Maroney's Facial

McKayla Maroney and the rest appeared on David Letterman last night. Guyism grabbed it and, admit it, you still smile when you see MM. Why not click the Google +1 & the retweet buttons? **Follow... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Mo Farah Becomes Newest Internet Olympic Meme

Move over, McKayla Maroney. You've got company in the Internet meme department. British runner Mo Farah has become the hot new Internet meme with him running away from things. Farah, who ran for Britain in the 5,000 and 10,000 meter at the Olympics, has been photoshopped into pictures of him running away from things like an unruly mob from The Simpsons to runaway brides to...

Mike Trout impresses everyone... except McKayla Maroney

Mike Trout impresses everyone.  That is not an overstatement.   That is cold, hard science.  However, it might have one exception.  If there is one person in this world who might not be impressed with Trout's many, many amazing feats it is an Olympian... a certain Olympian... an Olympian that goes by the name of McKayla Maroney. (Editor's note: This is what happens...

U.S. women's gymnastics team lights up Empire State Building (Video)

The U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team came to New York City on Tuesday to light the Empire State Building red, white and blue in honor of their gold medal performance in London. All members of the "Fierce Five" - Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas, McKayla Maroney, Jordyn Wieber and Kyla Ross - were on hand for the ceremony, with their gold medals around their necks...

Mo Farah Running Away From Things Is The Hottest New Meme

It looks like Mo’s not done running by a long shot. Truth be told, of all the Olympic memes that I’ve seen, Mo Farah Running From Things has to be my favorite. It’s simple, to the... [[ Read More ]]

Best Of “Mo Farah Running Away From Things”

While the McKayla Not Impressed Meme was based off of McKayla Maroney‘s masterful perfomance of the ***** face this latest Meme to come out of the Olympics celebrates the exuberance of Olympic legend Mo Farah. The Tumblr page called “Mo Farah Running Away From Things” featured the two time Olympic champ running away from things like Brides, a T-Rex and more. It was created...
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