Quote of the Day

"My God, there's a lot of you. Every single one of you -- this was your achievement, you brought this country together in a way we never expected."
-- London Mayor Boris Johnson, addressing Britain's Olympians at Monday parade. (London TELEGRAPH, 9/10)
Tuesday September 11, 2012 Vol. 1 — No. 65 Print This Issue

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  • Hail The Conquering Heroes

    Close to 1 million people filled the streets of London for Monday's Olympic parade.

    London Mayor Boris Johnson described Monday's Olympic Parade in the streets of London as the "final tear sodden juddering climax" to a summer of sport, according to Alice Philipson of the London TELEGRAPH. Johnson praised the athletes for "bringing the nation together," as athletes aboard floats received "rapturous applause" as he gave a speech at the end of the parade. Johnson: "We say thank you to the Armed Services and the police and G4S and all the people who work for them. We should thank the people without whom the last six weeks would not have made sense and not have been possible: the most successful team of athletes this country has ever assembled."

  • In Line For Top Job

    Sebastian Coe says he'll "stand" for Chair of British Olympic Association.

  • Staking Its Claim

    EPL West Ham puts in "high offer" to call Olympic Stadium home.

  • A New Owner?

    Report: Beckham to take controlling stake of La Liga club Malaga.

  • The Name Remains

    FA says they aren't selling off naming rights to Wembley Stadium.

  • A Quick Strike

    Paralympians Peacock, Weir should capitalize on their moment of fame.

  • Waving The Flag

    Barcelona revives Catalan flag colors for '13-14 second kit.

  • The Director Is In

    BSkyB teams with Avatar's Cameron for 3D coverage of Ryder Cup.

  • A Giant Screen

    Osram plans the world's biggest LED panel at Arena Corinthians.

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