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Clint Eastwood Brings 1996 Atlanta Bombing to Big Screen With “Richard Jewell” [Watch]

Richard Jewell movie directed by Clint Eastwood trailer

Warner Brothers released a first look at the Clint Eastwood directed drama Richard Jewell, about the 1996 Atlanta Bombing, where the security guard was accused of planting the bomb at Centennial Olympic Park. IMDB shares a synopsis of the upcoming film based on the true story. “American security guard, Richard Jewell (Paul Walter Hauser), heroically … Read more

Watch 15-Year-Old Michael Phelps In This Ancient Interview From 2001

We all come from somewhere. Before winning 23 gold medals and attaining the title of most decorated Olympian of all time, Michael Phelps was just a dorky teenager with questionable hair. At the time of this interview, Phelps was just a day shy of his 16th birthday, having already attended the 2000 Sydney Olympics, and … Read more

7 Times Olympic Gymnast Simone Biles Was Practically Perfect

Simone Biles is the new ‘it’ girl of gymnastics, managing to perform feats that many gymnasts can only dream of. She’s snagged 3 gold medals so far at the Rio Olympics, and she’s only getting better. Biles is so incredible and so strong that she’s got her own signature move– a double layout with a … Read more

Regular People Try Olympic Swimsuits, And They’re Not Amused

Few things are more impressive than watching an olympic swimmer glide through the water. We hear of the grueling practices, the training regimen, the bruises from that new cupping fad, but what we don’t hear about is the effort they put in just to be attired properly. Olympic swimsuits, designed to constrict and streamline, are … Read more

There’s Something In The Water At The Rio Olympics

No, it’s not the Loch Ness Monster. If you’ve been keeping up with the Rio Olympics, you might have noticed something a little bit weird about the diving pool. Mainly that it’s, well, green. Officials claim that it’s probably just algae, but several experts say that algae couldn’t have bloomed so prolifically overnight simply because … Read more

6 Medal Worthy Faces By Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps has made a comeback in the Rio Olympics after recently coming out of retirement, scoring yet another gold medal already in the Mens 4x100m freestyle relay. Phelps could potentially win 6 more gold medals in 6 different races. As prolific as Phelps is in the pool, though, his game face might be even … Read more