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Listen: Why The Olympic Village Is Historically Horny

“I believe that their hope is everyone will just take the condoms home.”

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1. Apart from all the, you know, sports, a longstanding tradition for many Olympians is to hook up at the Olympic Village. This year, though, with COVID-19 still looming, athletes are being advised not to share their cardboard beds with each other. Whether they actually will or won’t remains to be seen, but if they do, at least they’ll be prepared.

Cardboard beds with Tokyo 2021 comforters
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Recyclable cardboard beds and mattresses for the Tokyo 2020 Games athletes. (Photo by AKIO KON/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Today, E! Online’s Sarah Grossbart joins us to discuss the history of hanky panky in the Olympic Village and how things have changed.

2. Chewing Gum and I May Destroy You star Michaela Coel has officially joined the Black Panther sequel cast.

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Michaela Coel attends the world film premiere of 'Been So Long.' (Photo credit should read Wiktor Szymanowicz / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)

3. Paralympic swimmer Becca Meyers has withdrawn from the Tokyo games after her requests to have her mother act as a trusted Personal Care Assistant were denied.

Photo of a woman in a pool swimming
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MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA - JUNE 19: Becca Meyers of the United States competes in the Women's 100m Butterfly during day 3 of the 2021 U.S. Paralympic Swimming Trials. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

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