articles

Olympics

40-foot Voldemort to battle army of Mary Poppins at the Olympics
Jul 4, 2015

Hey, remember that episode of Doctor Who where the Doctor carried the Olympic torch after triumphantly defeating a pencil scribble? Well, the actual opening ceremony for the London Olympics is going to be even weirder.

Gymnast goes for Olympic geek gold, performs to Legend of Zelda song
Dec 17, 2012

The summer Olympics in London have captured the world's imagination this week, and for one young competitor, it served as an international stage to show off her geek cred.

Russian Olympians swim to music from 1977 horror classic Suspiria
Dec 17, 2012

It seems the Olympics are turning into a geek proving ground. After a Mexican gymnast performed a routine to an obscure tune from the videogame Zelda, a team of Russian swimmers have now rocked a routine to a classic horror tune.