Video Games Are Apparently Too Violent For The Olympics, But Jiujitsu, Boxing And Wrestling Are Not

Entertainment | Ian Miles Cheong
Fans play video games on Xbox One consoles during a midnight launch event in New York

‘Violence, explosions and killing’

LA Will Reportedly Host 2028 Olympics

US | Kent Strobl
The Olympics rings logo is pictured in Lausanne, Switzerland, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse - RTSP5CL

‘Would be stupid not to take 2028’

Trump Says He Is Trying To Get The Olympics To Come To LA

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
President Donald Trump walks from Marine One as he returns to the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Stay tuned’

Former Olympian Confesses Choosing Abortion To Chase Olympic Gold

Sports | Kent Strobl
Second placed U.S. team Allyson Felix, Natasha Hastings, Francena McCorory, and Sanya Richards-Ross (R-L) present their silver medal as they pose on the podium after the women's 4 x 400 metres relay event during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China, August 30, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon - RTX1QA88

‘It seemed like no choice at all’

The All-Too-Common Regret Of Abortion

Opinion | Janet A. Morana
(Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Pregnancy should not be looked at as an inhibition, even for athletes.

International, U.S. Olympic Committees Seek To Eliminate Men's Double Trap From Olympics

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear

“This action comes under the guise of eliminating gender inequality from the games”

Olympians Will Finally Not Get Taxed For Winning Medals For The US

Business | Robert Donachie
2016 Rio Olympics - Artistic Gymnastics - Women's Team Victory Ceremony

No more taxing Olympians for winning gold for America

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

Opinion | David Hookstead
Terrorist Olympics (Credit: lazyllama / Images)

American needs more gold medals

The Olympics -- U.S. swimming up stream

Opinion | Ron Hart

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

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

US | 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

US | 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

Sports | 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

World | Ted Goodman
Olympic Flag in Rio: lazyllama/, American Fan: mangostock/,
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

World | Ted Goodman
Russian Army: Pukhov Konstantin/
23 events, 19 countries

The US Olympic Committee Is Actually Banning Retweets

World | Ted Goodman
Olympics (Credit: lazyllama /
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 /

The president’s last shot for a put-back