Poll Shows That Nobody Thinks Scientology Is a Real Thing and Celebrity Endorsements Are Pointless

A new 60 Minutes/Vanity Fair poll has revealed some interesting truths about Americans and either/or question-posing. An overwhelming majority of respondents haughtily said that Scientology (which, despite its high-profile celebrity devotees, has resonated with less than 100,000 Americans and has been likened to a… »10/02/12 2:10pm10/02/12 2:10pm

Why Are We So Obsessed With Gymnast Girl Wonders?

One of the most popular sports in the Summer Olympic Games is women's gymnastics, with a huge part of the appeal for many being that the top athletes are usually very, very young — women must be at least 16 years old to compete, but those just a little bit older often don't receive the the same amount of accolades… »7/24/12 11:10am7/24/12 11:10am

Do you care that Dara Torres didn't win a gold medal?
Do you care that Dara Torres didn't win a gold medal? Neither does anyone else. Torres, 41, has become a national inspiration despite the fact that she returned home with three silver medals and has never won the gold. At the Olympics last month, her agent, Evan Morgenstein, tried to explain to her that losing the… »9/23/08 10:20am9/23/08 10:20am

The "Jessica Simpson Of Australia" Wins Gold, Breaks World Record

With so much media coverage of men's Olympic swimming, down to Michael Phelps »8/14/08 12:30pm8/14/08 12:30pm' dietary choices and 's drawings, it's disappointing that we're not hearing as much about women's swimming events. Yesterday the Australian women's swimming team won the 4x200 free relay over the , which came in third. In the clip above (the…

Michael Phelps Wins Third Gold, Proves He's Much More Than A Pretty Boy

As many of you have noticed, Michael Phelps really knows how to rock the "skin tight patriotic pants and no shirt" look. But were you aware that he can also win gold medals and even move while looking hot? Watch the clip above to see yesterday's incredible mens 200-meter freestyle race, in which Phelps finishes almost… »8/12/08 12:30pm8/12/08 12:30pm