The first Olympics gave silver medals to the winners, China didn’t win a medal until 1984 and more random trivia as these Olympics wind down.
Michael Phelps burns 12,000 calories a day. Are there sports for people who eat 12,000 calories a day but don’t burn them off?
The Olympics once featured poodle clipping, firefighting, solo synchronized swimming and many more.
Real mascots who are so ugly they’re adorable. In an ugly sort of way.
China is hosting the 2008 Olympics and doing some crazy stuff to get ready.