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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 02/07/2014

10 objections to the Winter Olympics

A quick reminder of the superiority of the Summer Games.

By Alexandra Petri  |  11:15 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  olympics

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 02/06/2014

Five cringe-worthy quotes leading up to the Sochi Winter Olympics

Save the enthusiasm for summer.

By Alexandra Petri  |  08:31 AM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:03 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Come to Washington 2024 Summer Olympics!

Bring 'em on!

By Alexandra Petri  |  02:03 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DC, olympics

Posted at 04:41 PM ET, 02/12/2013

No more Olympic wrestling? Time to go back to Olympic roots!

Return to the old ways!

By Alexandra Petri  |  04:41 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 07/30/2012

NBC Olympics — live from 1987

I don’t know what everyone’s complaining about.

By Alexandra Petri  |  01:13 PM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 02/28/2011

Zion? 2012 Olympics logo is only offensive to good taste

The Olympics logo spells out Zion? That's what the secretary general of the Iranian Olympic Committee claims. He wrote to the London Olympic Committee complaining. Now he's threatening to boycott the games. This is like cutting off your nose to...

By Alexandra Petri  |  04:06 PM ET, 02/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Petri, That's awkward | Tags:  Olympics, oops