Hookstead's Hot Take: Killing Terrorists Should Be An Olympic Sport

Opinion | David Hookstead
Terrorist Olympics (Credit: lazyllama / Shutterstock.com/Getty Images)

American needs more gold medals

The Olympics -- U.S. swimming up stream

Opinion | Ron Hart
Swimming - Men's 200m Individual Medley Final

When Obama heard about Americans being held at gunpoint at the gas station, he instinctively ordered a jet, loaded with $400 million in cash sent there, to secure their release.

Olympic Coverage Puts Identity Politics Over Performance

Opinion | Gary Bauer
Gold medalist Katie Ledecky of the United States poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's 200m Freestyle Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

For some journalists and left-wing activists, the Olympics are about identity politics — so long as it’s an identity they approve of or want to promote.

Property Rights After The Rio Olympics

| Brady Wilson
Boxing - Women's Middle (75kg) Victory Ceremony

The Rio Games showed us more than just feats of athleticism — they came with lessons of property rights in Brazil and around the world.

Hijab-Wearing US Olympian Has Twitter Timeline Full Of Anti-Israel Posts

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Fencing - Women's Sabre Individual Table of 16

‘I want to break cultural norms’

CNN Anchor Says Muslim Fencer More Deserving Of Carrying American Flag At Olympics Than Phelps

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 05: Flag bearer Michael Phelps of the United States leads the U.S. Olympic Team during the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

‘No offense, but right now America has enough tall, successful, rich white guys hogging the spotlight’

Robots Are Reporting On The Olympics Because There Are So Many Events

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
RIO DE JANEIRO - APRIL 4, 2016: Olympic rings rest in the sand on Ipanema Beach in anticipation of the city hosting the 2016 Summer Games. [Shutterstock - lazyllama]

Events like ‘Equestrian Dressage’ and ‘Badminton’

Americans Are Losing Interest in the Olympics at an Astonishing Rate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Olympic Flag in Rio: lazyllama/Shutterstock.com, American Fan: mangostock/Shutterstock.com,
Interest is down 11 percent from 2012

Top US Olympic Athletes To Watch In Rio [SLIDESHOW]

Slideshow | Josh Hamburger

These are America’s best athletes

Forget Rio, Russia Is Hosting Its Own Olympics With Tanks And Jets

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Russian Army: Pukhov Konstantin/Shutterstock.com
23 events, 19 countries

The US Olympic Committee Is Actually Banning Retweets

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Olympics (Credit: lazyllama / Shutterstock.com)
USOC to Businesses: Retweets of official Olympics Twitter accounts are prohibited

Decades After 1972 Gold Medal Travesty, Olympic Injustice Still Prevails

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
Olympics (Credit: lazyllama / Shutterstock.com)

The president’s last shot for a put-back

Putin Plans To Have His Own Olypmics

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Olympic Flag: Filipe Frazao / Shutterstock.com, Vladimir Putin: Frederic Legrand - COMEO / Shutterstock.com

Putin: ‘notorious double standards’

Meet The Team USA Olympians That Will Make Rio HOT [SLIDESHOW]

Slideshow | Abbey Shockley

Steaming up South America

New Report Reveals Russia Gives Steroids To Its Olympic Athletes, Could Face Lengthy Ban

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
The Russian national flag (R) and the Olympic flag are seen during the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Russia, February 23, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young/File Photo - RTX2E5JG

‘Win at any cost’

These Notables Athletes Are Skipping The Olympics [SLIDESHOW]

Slideshow | Josh Hamburger

Several American stars will be missing

Olympics To Allow Transgender Athletes To Compete Without Sex Change

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Performers form the Olympic rings during the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Good news, Bruce Jenner

Greatest Olympian Of All Time Michael Phelps Reveals He Was Suicidal

Sports | David Hookstead
Michael Phelps reacts after placing seventh in the 100m freestyle in the 2014 USA National Championships in Irvine, California, in this file photo taken August 6, 2014. REUTERS/Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports/Files

‘I was in a really dark place’

Brazil Corruption Probe Threatens Rio Olympics Preparations

Sports | Reuters
Photo: Reuters Pictures

‘It’s difficult enough to deliver the Olympics as it is, let alone with a scandal like this’

Boston Bailing On Olympic Bid

Sports | Sam Peterson
People cast shadows on a video display before a news conference explaining Boston's bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics in Boston, Massachusetts January 21, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

The U.S. now needs to scramble to find a replacement