Stop Coaxing Dates Out Of Famous People On Twitter, Please

Yesterday, a guy named Bubby Lyles accomplished an objective he started about two weeks ago. He acquired 150,000 retweets on a particular tweet, which meant he earned the opportunity to go on a date with Olympian Lolo Jones. Jones isn't backing down from her promise, either, so it seems that this will actually happen. » 7/05/13 4:15pm 7/05/13 4:15pm

Lolo Jones Won A Gold Medal (In World Championship Bobsled)

Lolo Jones still has yet to win a gold medal in the Olympics, but today, she added a new and extra random addition to her small pile of world championship medals—she now has two golds for 60m hurdles, and one for the combined bobsled-skeleton team event at the Swiss winter world championships. She was the brakewoman… » 1/27/13 5:10pm 1/27/13 5:10pm

The Most Popular Theory On Why Lolo Jones Didn't Medal At The Olympics

Mortal enemy of The New York Times Lolo Jones came in a disappointing fourth place during the finals of the 100-meter hurdles today in London. Lolo Jones is also a virgin. Shockingly, there are a few people who think one has something to do with the other. Of course, missing out on a medal had nothing to do with her… » 8/07/12 11:55pm 8/07/12 11:55pm

What Did Lolo Jones Ever Do To The New York Times?

This morning's New York Times sports section has an article about Lolo Jones, the virgin hurdler you're probably somewhat aware of (if not, see here), titled, "For Lolo Jones, Everything Is Image." The thrust of the article is that the attention the media has lavished on Jones is not commensurate with her achievement,… » 8/05/12 11:07am 8/05/12 11:07am

Lolo Jones's Hurdling Excellence Explained In One Cool Visualization

Lori "Lolo" Jones is primarily known for two things: Being the most famous 29-year-old virgin on the planet and for being one hell of an Olympic hurdler. She's going for gold in London, but this visualization from The New York Times should be required viewing for anyone planning to watch her run on August 7. » 7/24/12 10:32pm 7/24/12 10:32pm