Just before the athletic spotlight is shut off for another four years, let us highlight at the lasting effects of the games on Rio. For better or worse.
Now that our athletes are home from Rio, we look to 2020. But before we do that, let us recap the games, entirely through social media. Warning: may not contain actual sport.
The Rio Olympics will break financial records, but unpaid volunteers have been walking away from the games, citing unfair working conditions.
Forget Rio, a far more important Olympiad is underway in the coliseum of Internet stupidity. Gaze at the horror of the Reddit Games.
Hellloooo! What happened while you were asleep? Well, the greyhound ban awkwardly passed, Trump sort of maybe called for Hillary’s assassination, and cynical news from rio! Ole!
Oh, the week that was. The refugee team has been confirmed for Rio, Shorten hardens in the PM race, and we farewell a giant.
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