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The 23 Best, Funniest, Weirdest Photos of the Rio Olympics

 

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Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas dives to win gold over American Allyson Felix in the Women’s 400m.

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Usain Bolt and Andre de Grasse laugh as they approach the finish line in the Men’s 200m Semifinals.

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Usain Bolt wags a finger at Andre de Grasse after de Grasse challenges him towards the end of the Men’s 200m Semifinals.

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Simone Manuel reacts to becoming the first African-American woman to win gold in an individual swimming event, the 100m Freestyle.

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It all goes wrong for Japan’s Hiroki Ogita on the pole vault.

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Nia Ali celebrates with her son Titus after winning silver in the Women’s 100m Hurdles.

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Usain Bolt grins at the competition during the Men’s 100m Semifinals.

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Chad Le Clos watches Michael Phelps beat him in the 200m Butterfly Semifinal.

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Matthew McConaughey sits by himself, absolutely loves it.

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Brianna Rollins (C), Nia Ali (R), and Kristi Castlin celebrate becoming the first American women to go 1-2-3 in the Women’s 100m Hurdles Final.

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German twins Anna and Lisa Hahner celebrate as they finish the Women’s Marathon together. Somehow, this caused controversy.

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lia Zakharov of Russia participates in the men’s diving competition.

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Armenian weightlifter Andranik Karapetyan’s elbow explodes as he attempts to lift 430 pounds for the bronze medal.

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Runner Feyisa Lilesa forms a sign of protest against the Ethiopian government and its treatment of the Oromo people, a heritage which Lilesa shares.

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Simone Biles in action on the balance beam.

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Italy against Egypt was a clash of cultures on the beach volleyball court.

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Ethiopian runner Etenesh Diro continues to compete in the 3000M Steeplechase after losing her shoe.

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Ibitaj Muhammad becomes the first American woman to compete in a hijab.

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Vanderlei de Lima lights the Olympic flame.

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Pita Nikolas Aufatofua of Tonga bears his nation’s flag (and sets off the Internet swooning).

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Team USA enters during the Opening Ceremony.

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