Chris Hoy and his British compatriots spun out their competition, winning a record breaking amount of gold medals in various Olympic track cycling events. |CanadianPress|
An excerpt from Radar’s “H*pster Hooker” feature: “You’ve got a great ass, but your tits are too small, frankly,” she observes. Then she adds decisively, “I’m thinking $950 an hour.” |Radar|
Bird brains: “Psychologist Helmut Prior and colleagues have shown evidence of self-recognition in magpies.” |ScienceDaily|
Rachel Maddow is getting her own MSNBC replacing unwatched Dan Abrams at 9PM. |HuffPost|
Mayor Bloomberg has an energy plan that includes wind turbines dotting NYC’s skyline. |Reuters|
Chris Hoy in action. (Photo credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)