17 Vintage Photographs That Prove The Olympics Just Aren’t What They Used To Be

They used to have more class, but we definitely have more fun now.

The Olympics in Rio are in full swing. And boy, are they exciting! We've already witnessed a couple of Olympic proposals, Usain Bolt being ridiculously photogenic, and Leslie Jones joining team U.S.

And while all these things are great, we need to remember that it took a lot of work and a lot of people over the years to get to the place where the Olympic games are now. The Games used to be a lot different, you see. A lot more charming. A lot more... basic. 

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