This year's success is doubtless going to taunt us for years to come, in the manner of 1966.
Team GB's fantastically successful female Olympians mean we surely can't ignore women's sport any longer.
Listen to the people who know about sport, not the politicians or the journalists.
A collective notion of Britishness is strong enough to accommodate cultural discrepancies without emphasising them.
Serbia's new president is reviving the language of break-up and partition.
"Look, mate, this is my country". Was the Daily Mail listening?
Gymnasts being superhuman in handy GIF form.
Culture Secretary talks with News Corp head outside the Aquatics Centre.
The athletes! The facts! The medals! Ian Thorpe! The volunteers!
Her talent for combining really nerdy detail with great empathy is irresistible.