It was a long Olympic weekend with lots of trips to the medal stand and many opportunities to cry and cheer and beat your breast with national zeal. But when was the last time you laughed? Hmm? When was the last time the absurdity of these super humans flying about, throwing objects, and skittering through the water like salmon made got through to your little brain and made you giggle.
That's what the LOLympics are for. Using inspiration from our favorite Internet memes, here are some silly little things we noticed from the Games this weekend. Try not to laugh.
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