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The Internet Loves Adam Rippon, Again, All The Time: Relive Feb. 16 In Social Media At The Olympics

Feb. 16, 2018, 8:13 a.m. (ET)

Check out some of the most noteworthy social media posts from Feb. 16 at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.

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One Last Run For John Daly And Matt Antoine

The men's skeleton competition wrapped up in PyeongChang with neither Matt Antoine or John Daly on the podium. But the two, who finished 11th and 16th, respectively, walked away on their own terms and with their heads held high, unsure if they plan to retire or continue competing.


All Adam Rippon, All The Time

Adam Rippon had a stellar Olympic debut in the figure skating team event, helping Team USA to the bronze medal. He carried that momentum with him to the individual event, skating a dazzling short program. He currently sits in seventh place in the standings, but first in the hearts of Team USA fans.


Donato For Two

The U.S. men's hockey team got in the win column, defeating Slovakia 2-1 behind two goals by Ryan Donato. Team USA fans and athletes alike were pumped!


Let’s go! ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ #teamusa #olympics

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Alex Shibutani Tries Speedskating In Home Video

Ice dancers Maia and Alex Shibutani have some of the best social media accounts of any Team USA athletes. Take a look at this home video Alex posted from 1994. Are you melting yet???

If figure skating didn't work out for the Shib Sibs, maybe they would've become the next big sibling duo in short track.
Let's all take a second to thank their parents for capturing these moments.  


Churros, Anyone?

Chloe Kim was tweeting about churros during her snowboard halfpipe qualification and the tweet went viral. It seems she's inspired other Team USA athletes to join in on the snack.


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Alex Shibutani

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Adam Rippon

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John Daly

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Ryan Donato

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