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You win some, you lose some, and then sometimes, in the case of some blessed few, you win so much that you become an instant household name.
With Olympic fever kicking into high gear, what better way to jump-start your spirit than with a refresher course on our country’s greatest MVPs? From pioneers on the track and world-class gymnasts to an Olympian who's, well, a true Renaissance man, here's a look back at some of the record-shattering, history-making Olympians who've brought home the gold and excelled at representing the red, white, and blue.
Blame your inability to hide your feelings* on Shakespeare's Iago. He's the one who suggested the art of wearing your heart on your sleeve. To be fair, your brother should know better than to regift you what you got him last year. He deserves that stinkeye you're aiming in his direction.
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When it comes to cold-weather beverages, you really can't go wrong with a cup of hot chocolate. It's the perfect antidote to the winter flurries — especially when the fireplace is roaring and your favorite playlist is on.
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