Poll: Pistorius Gets 5 Year Jail Sentence – Was It Enough?

Oscar Pistorius has begun his five-year prison term. Is the sentence too much, too little or about right—we want to hear from you in the one question poll below.

Oscar Pistorius’s Influence on Paralympic Athletes Remains Undeniable

Jackie Pepper reports that, despite the tragic death of Reeva Steenkamp and Pistorius’s subsequent fall from grace, fellow paralympic athletes still find inspiration from his rise to fame as they carry the torch for the next generation.

Hot For Ginger

Chuck Ross has heard it all his life: You’re hot … for a ginger.

Jamaica’s Newest Legend Usain Bolt Strikes Twice

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt wins his fourth Olympic gold medal at 2012 London Olympic Games.

Sonic Reducer: Lauren Jackson Eases the Pain

JP Pelosi found a female role model after the Seattle Sonics’ end, and his Olympic experience has never been better.

Up Shit Creek

Chuck Ross knows what it’s like to be in over your head.

My First Night in London for the 2012 Summer Olympics

Nick LaCava, a member of the U.S. Olympic Rowing Team, offers his first blog entry upon arrival in London for the 2012 Summer Olympics.