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Please pause the Winter Olympics because Michael Phelps just had another baby

We interrupt the 2018 Winter Olympics to bring you some very important Summer Olympics-related news. Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps and his wife Nicole have just welcomed their second child, Beckett Richard Phelps. You know what that means?
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How to follow the Olympics on Twitter

Though we're just a few days into the 2018 Winter Games, it's possible you're already suffering from Olympics whiplash.  Signs of Olympics whiplash include:  Devotion to your country's team. Regular googling of the time in Pyeongchang,
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There will not be an international refugee team competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics

During the 2016 Olympic Games the International Olympic Committee allowed a collective team of refugees to compete as a way of highlighting the global crises of displaced people. There will not be a similar team for this year's Winter Games. 
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20 years later, a look back at the thrills and spills of the 1998 Winter Olympics

We're just days — hours, even! — from the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea and  the globe is hyped up for another round of figure skating, speed skating, and luge. SEE ALSO: Meet the first openly gay man to compete