Found August 04, 2012 on
There has to be a Polish joke in here somewhere, but I kinda have my back against the wall this morning with the Detroit Lions training camp opening at 9:15. The lesson here: Win a gold medal and be forgotten in the U.S.; pick your nose at the Olympics and you’ll be on Google Image Search for years.
What’s on tap for Day 8 of the Olympics? You get live USA men’s basketball and Serena/Venus Williams playing for gold. That should keep you busy.
Let’s get rolling!
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Venus Williams has a shot at a record fourth tennis gold medal Sunday in the Olympics, while her sister, Serena, will try for a weekend double when they play in the doubles final.
The sisters clinched at least a silver medal by beating Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova of Russia 7-5, 6-4 in the semifinals Saturday.
''We've put ourselves in a good position,''...
We're here to support our Venus T...
Serena Williams and her mother Oracene Price watch Venus Williams of the United States play Angelique Kerber of Germany during the third round of Women’s Singles Tennis on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games — Serena and her Mom look super bored. -TO
Serena Takes Opening Round in Style
Serena Williams Just Doing it
Serena and Venus Williams (USA) today became the first tennis players in history to win four Olympic gold medals when they defeated Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka (CZE) 64 64 in the women’s doubles final at Wimbledon. This was their third Olympic women’s doubles title together, following victories at Sydney 2000 and Beijing 2008. They didn’t play together at...
To complement her booming serve and slingshot returns, Serena Williams tried a left-handed forehand Thursday at the Olympics.
She lost that rally but won most of the other points, beating former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark 6-0, 6-3 to reach the semifinals at Wimbledon.
Williams, seeking the first singles medal of her career, has lost only 13 games through four rounds. She...
OLYMPIC TENNIS EVENT
July 28-August 5, 2012
Results – Sunday, August 5, 2012
Doubles – Gold Medal Match
Williams/Williams (USA) d. (4) Hlavackova/Hradecka (CZE) 64 64
Doubles – Bronze Medal Match
(3) Kirilenko/Petrova (RUS) d. (1) Huber/Raymond (USA) 46 64 61
Mixed Doubles – Gold Medal Match
(1) Azarenka/Mirnyi (BLR) d. Robson/Murray (GBR) 26...
Why does Tattoo, co-morning show host at LA’s 93.5 FM, KDAY, have a tattoo across his forehead that reads “I Slept With Shaq?”
As he explains it, Shaquille O’Neal came on the radio with him in the early 2000′s while still a Los Angeles Laker and claimed to have had relations with Venus Williams, Cindy Crawford and the late Aaliyah.
Advance the ball to watch...
Top: Hope Solo, Lolo Jones; Bottom: Serena Williams, Venus Williams
REPORTING FROM THE LONDON OLYMPICS
LONDON (July 31) — Serena Williams is smart enough to figure this out, experienced enough to hear warning sirens. With her unfiltered thoughts, she has inspired people at times, embarrassed herself at times. She has traveled the world, lived in public half her life. She’s 30...