USA Olympic Swimmers Learn the High Price of Telling a Lie

USA Olympic Swimmers Learn the High Price of Telling a Lie

USA Olympic swimmers learned the high price of telling a lie after claims of alleged robbery at the Rio Olympics. Brazilian police said the story was made up to cover up the actions of the swimmers during a drunken stunt. The lie cost one of the swimmers $10,800 with the possibility of more indictments to […]

Simone Biles Should Not Be Compared to Nadia Comaneci

Simone Biles Should Not Be Compared to Nadia Comaneci

Simone Biles should not be compared to Nadia Comaneci. Both gymnasts won five medals in two different Olympic competitions, but they should not be compared because one was more gracious, while the other has a better technique. The Romanian Gymnastics Legend Comaneci is a Romanian athlete who was born on Nov. 12, 1961, in Onesti, Romania. The gymnast made history at […]

Ibtihaj Muhammad First American Medalist to Wear Hijab

Ibtihaj Muhammad First American Medalist to Wear Hijab

On Aug. 13, 2016, the USA women’s fencing team won the bronze medal in the sabre final at the Rio Olympics. Therefore, Ibtihaj Muhammad, a member of the team, became the first American medalist who competed wearing a hijab. The U.S. crew, including Mariel Zagunis, Dagmara Wozniak, and Muhammad, defeated the team of Poland, in the […]