OLYMPICS: HIPPOCRATES IN OLYMPIA

[MUSIC PLAYING] -The Olympic games were launched in the 8th century before Christ. Apart from heat, humidity, contaminated water, and insects, they ran the risk of injuries that demanded first aid and immediate medical attention. Needless to say, boxing and wrestling injuries were not casual, but deliberate. Each athlete tried to gain victory by injuring…

Hello Neighbor: What’s In Your Basement [by Random Encounters]

AJ: Top O’The mornin’ to ya Neighbor! Peter: Hello, neighbour. (*Shutters click shut and music begins*) Beard: OOGH? Hey, stupid! shut the freaking door! Bonnie: Yeah, seriously, we’re in the middle of a hand right now! And I’m winning. At least I think so. (How do we play this game?) (Russian accent) I open with…

1988 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Part 14

JIM: THE ENTRANCE OF THE ATHLETES CONTINUES. THE KINGDOM OF THE NETHERLANDS. PETER: IF THERE’S ANY COUNTRY IN THE WORLD I’LL IDENTIFY SPEED SKATING WITH, IT’S THE NETHERLANDS. JIM: SPEED SKATING IS THE STRONGEST SPORT IN THE WINTER GAMES FOR THE NETHERLANDS. JIM: MARC GIRARDELLI IS THE FLAG BEARER, AN AUSTRIAN. HE HAS A PASSPORT…