These athletes took a selfie that captures the essence of the Olympic spirit

LONDON — It’s easy to get carried away in all the excitement that inevitably accompanies the Olympic Games: the splendor of the opening ceremony, the hair-raising injuries, the cringeworthy commentary, the incredible feats of athleticism, that oily Tonga guy.

Who would have thought that a selfie would bring us back to the true spirit of the Games?

On Sunday, gymnasts Lee Eun-ju of South Korea and Hong Un-jong of North Korea posed together for a selfie during a training period — an exceptional act because their respective countries are technically at war. …

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Via: Mashable: Sports

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