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The Olympics DIDN'T Boost Britain's Tourism??

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Some new confusing statistics were recently released that showed the 2012 London Olympics didn't actually bring in a huge number of tourists.

That's kinda surprising.

The Office for National Statistics said that 3 million people came to Britain during August… 5% fewer than last year!

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David Beckham Should Make A Fortune Since Olympics

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David Beckham has long been a household name in the UK and for a while here in America.

But ever since his involvement in the London 2012 Olympic Games, he is expected to bank a whole bunch of money!

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Olympic Pole Vaulter's Pole Explodes During Vault!

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Whoa!

That's crazy!

That must've been scary and probably pretty painful.

Cuban pole vaulter, Lazaro Borges, was halfway into his vault, flinging himself upwards, when his pole suddenly snapped into three pieces!

He's lucky he still landed on the mat!

Check out the video (above) to see a crazy pole vaulting fail at the London Summer Games!

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Morrissey Sh*t Talks The Olympics!

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Morrissey, former lead singer of the Smiths, posted a letter to a fan site completely talking shiz on the Oympics!

He's really unhappy at how London is at the moment and can't even watch the games on TV.

He said:

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Olympics: What You Missed While Sleeping

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That's right, while you were catching some Z's, Team USA and all the other athletes were fighting their hearts out in London!

Sports were played, battles were won and lost, and medals were given out.

So… who got those medals?

Team USA sure got a whole bunch of 'em!

So many that we now have the most medals overall!!!

We now lead China in overall medals 81 to 77, though they have more golds (36 over our 34).

Russia has slipped past Team GB to hold third most with 52 total.

So, who won Team USA all those medals??

CLICK HERE to find out!

[Image via AP Images.]

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