Memorable Quotes from the London Olympics

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  • Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi, 2012 London Olympics, rifle shooting
  • Ryan Lochte, 2012 London Olympics, swimming
  • Lolo Jones, New York Times, 2012 London Olympics
  • Lolo Jones, 2012 London Olympics
  • Samuel L. Jackson, 2012 London Olympics, Michael Phelps
  • Queen Elizabeth, 2012 London Olympics, James Bond, Daniel Craig
  • Michael Phelps, 2012 London Olympics, swimming
  • Gabby Douglas, 2012 London Olympics, gymnastics
  • Mitt Romney, 2012 London Olympics
  • Tennis, Serena Williams, 2012 London Olympics
  • Usain Bolt, 2012 London Olympics, Jamaica
  • Cullen Jones, swimming, 2012 London Olympics

New York Times Blasts Lolo Jones

"Jones has received far greater publicity than any other American track and field athlete competing in the London Games. This was based not on achievement but on her exotic beauty and on a sad and cynical marketing campaign," New York Times columnist Jeré Longman wrote in an editorial on Aug. 4. 

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