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The 15 Funniest 2012 London Olympics Parodies (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

Posted: 08/10/2012 12:19 pm

From Ryan Lochte's terrible interview skills to McKayla "Not Impressed" Maroney teaching Jenna Bush how to Dougie, there were plenty of hilarious things happening at the 2012 London Olympics. But the nation's comedians were also on hand to put their own spin on the games. Here are fifteen of the funniest Olympics-themed videos from the last two weeks.

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  • Stephen Colbert Learns Dressage

    Back in June, Stephen Colbert <a href="" target="_hplink">named equestrian dressage the "Sport of the Summer."</a> But his coverage of the Romney family's favorite event really took off when he finally got up on a dancing horse. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Voldemort Fights Mary Poppins on 'Conan'

    Somehow, Conan O'Brien got an exclusive preview of the London 2012 Olympics opening ceremonies on his show. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • NBC's Sad Olympics

    <a href="" target="_hplink">UCB previews NBC’s coverage</a> of the most depressing Olympic games ever.

  • Olympian or Adult Film Star?

    Jimmy Kimmel plays a fun, new Olympics-themed game with his audience. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Jimmy Fallon Presents Olympics Pros and Cons

    Jimmy Fallon weighs the good and the bad of the 2012 London Olympics. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Happiest Olympic Worker 2012

    This isn't so much a parody as a <a href="" target="_hplink">real, awesome lady</a> who entertained spectators in London.

  • Jon Stewart Attacks NBC for Cutting Olympics Opening Ceremony Tribute

    <em>“You wouldn’t air a six minute tribute to the rest of the world’s terrorist victims? Because the world’s most overexposed land-based mammal had a chance to speak to the world’s most overexposed water-based mammal?”</em> [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • The Olympic Ticket Scalper

    Starring Sir Patrick Stewart, Ryan Lochte, Simon Pegg and Arya Stark. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • 'Portlandia' Against the Olympics

    Fred and Carrie <a href="" target="_hplink">stage a protest to prevent the Olympics from ever coming to Portland</a>.

  • Jest's Sarcastic NBC Olympics Ad

    NBC is sick of you bitching about their delayed Olympics coverage. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Peeing in Pools with Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte’s new show LOCHTv is pretty much just about peeing in pools. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • The 'Soft Anti-Americanism' of Gabby Douglas

    Stephen Colbert wants gymnast Gabby Douglas to be more like <a href="" target="_hplink">rower Henrik Rummel</a>. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • Ryan Lochte Is Terrible At Commercials

    U.S. gold medal-winning swimmer Ryan Lochte is <a href="" target="_hplink">just as bad at commercials</a> as he is at <a href="" target="_hplink">interviews</a>.

  • The 2012 Redneck Blank

    <em>The Daily Show</em>’s Jason Jones covers the 2012 Olympics Committee’s worst nightmare in Hebron, Maine. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]

  • GOOMF - 2012 London Olympics Edition

    The Onion Sports Network covers the 2012 London Olympics from Ryan Lochte’s possible concussion to Usain Bolt’s victory in front of racist Queen Elizabeth II. [<a href="" target="_hplink">WATCH VIDEO</a>]


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