Monday Aug 6, 2012 5:00 AM
Today and tonight, during final-event leaps, heaves and sprints in the hurdles, pole vault, and gym, athletes will be competing for, living and dying for ... silver.
Not second place, mind you. But, technically, as the winners' national anthems ring out this evening, each …
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Venus and Serena Williams of the U.S. hold their gold medals during the presentation ceremony for the women's doubles tennis.