International Olympic Committee

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    March 3, 2014

    5 Things Blues Fans Need to Know About Ryan Miller

    If you're a Blues fan, you already know that the Blues just acquired one of the best goalies in the game. The team is obviously serious about making a Stanley Cup run this year, and they got themselves a goalie with the stats and pedigree to take them all the way. But there's a lot more to know abo ... More >>

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    February 18, 2014

    Winter Olympics: Five Absurd St. Louis "Sports" We'd Rather Watch Than Curling

    We think the Winter Olympics are great. That overtime shootout where Blues forward T.J. Oshie scored a crazy between-the-knees goal to win it all for team U.S.A? Wow. Just, wow. Instant classic. Alas, other "sports" at the Winter Olympics are decidedly less exciting. (We're looking at you, curling, ... More >>

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    July 25, 2012

    The 10 Dumbest "Sports" of the Summer Olympics

    This week thousands of international athletes will descend upon London to compete in 2012 Summer Olympic games. Some of the dozens of contests that make up the games are as old as ancient Greece; others are relative newcomers; and others are so incredibly inane that the International Olympic Committ ... More >>

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    December 22, 2011
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    December 15, 2011

    Rex Sinquefield: A Hall of Fame Athlete (WTF?)

    Cue the "Rocky" theme song. It's time to celebrate another fictional athlete.​Rex Sinquefield is making his mark in Missouri in more than just politics these days. The gazillionaire best known for shoveling millions of dollars into political campaigns is also one of our state's greatest athletes. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    L.A. Times Restaurant Critic Outed. Literally.

    Veteran restaurant critic S. Irene Virbila had an encounter that won't lead to a sparkling review. Tuesday night, while dining at Red Medicine in Beverly Hills, a managing partner took her photo and kicked her out. The manager, Noah Ellis, posted the photo on the restaurant's website with the messag ... More >>

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    March 28, 2001

    Norm the Dinosaur

    Despite nearly a half-century of loyal service, Sinclair says goodbye to one of its finest

  • Culture

    November 8, 2000

    Eternal Blame

    A marathon of accusation in Historyonics' Dark Glory