One of the most successful gymnasts of all time, Simone Biles had quite a back story. She and her sister were adopted by her grandfather and his wife as her mother struggled with a drug problem. Despite her modest beginnings, Biles went on to dominate gymnastics, ultimately becoming an Olympic champion. Lifetime, naturally, wanted to […]
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There was quite a bit of excitement last night on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars when two men ran onto the stage toward contestant, Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte. During the season premiere, security had to storm onto the stage as Lochte, had just finished his performance with partner Cheryl Burke. The men, wearing anti-Lochte T-shirts, jumped […]
In a video that's been circulating on social media, Roker shuts down Billy Bush, who argues that Lochte "embellished" his story.
While the world remains riveted by #Lochtegate, Ryan Lochte‘s fabricated story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro, it is not the only scandal that has rocked the Olympic Games through the years. Here are 5 Olympic scandals that occurred on and off the field: Ben Johnson Ben Johnson shocked the world with his […]
It's been an intense week for Ryan Lochte and his Olympic teammates after they claimed to have been robbed and held at gunpoint while in Rio.
Ryan Lochte in Instagram this morning, saying he was sorry for not being more “candid” for his role in “taking the focus away from the many athletes fulfilling their dreams of participating in the Olympics.” Lochte and three U.S. swimmers said they were robbed at gunpoint early Sunday, but Brazilian officials say the story was fabricated. The American […]
In this edition of GRIFF’s Prayer, GRIFF is dealing with some questions he has about the Olympics. After watching Michael Phelps land a major win for the USA, he wondered about all of the athletes who made it all the way to the Olympics this year but didn’t win. Those athletes are still some of […]