In '84 Epyx Sent Copy Of Summer Games To Soviets, Who Only Played Atari

Thirty years ago, we didn't have fancy PS4s to drool over. No, we had to type in things like "LOAD"*",8,1 to play games, and those games were real. One of the best, of course, was Epyx's Summer Games, which let you take part in such Olympic competitions as swimming, diving, sprinting, and gymnastics as a… » 11/15/13 2:18pm 11/15/13 2:18pm

Michael Phelps Swims His Last Olympic Race. This Does Not Mean We Need…

Team USA just put the finishing touches on a gold-medal race in the 4x100 medley relay, earning Michael Phelps his 18th Olympic gold medal. All signs point to this being the last race of Phelps's career, and he represented himself well, swimming a strong leg to help his team to a comfortable victory. » 8/04/12 4:10pm 8/04/12 4:10pm

Serena Williams Wins Gold Medal, Crip Walks Into Our Hearts

Holy shit. Serena Williams just won her gold-medal match against Maria Sharapova, and she won it in dominant fashion. Williams's bushwhacking of Sharapova was over in just under an hour, as she took the match 6-0, 6-1. Sharapova was lucky to take even one game, because Williams was at the absolute top of her game… » 8/04/12 10:55am 8/04/12 10:55am

Another Ridiculous Olympic Boxing Decision Gets Reversed

The International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) has reversed a dubious decision in yet another Olympic boxing match, this one involving American welterweight Errol Spence Jr. and India's Krishan Vikas. Spence lost yesterday's bout with Vikas when the judges scored the fight 13-11 in favor of Vikas, a decision… » 8/04/12 10:20am 8/04/12 10:20am

The Tunisian Basketball Coach Slapped The Shit Out Of One Of His…

As we told you earlier, the Tunisian men's basketball team were 54-point underdogs heading into their preliminary game against Team USA. The stress of facing such daunting odds may have gotten to Tunisia's coach (the bald man at the center of the video above), as he unleashed a vicious slap into the face of one of… » 7/31/12 6:35pm 7/31/12 6:35pm