Today in 1919, one of the strangest moments in the history of baseball: a pitcher won a game in which he was struck by lightning!
For better or for worse, the Summer Olympics are finally here. We thought it would be a good time to look back at some of the lesser-known events in the history of the Games, like painting and cannon shooting. Plus: Tomas Gomez headed to the driving range just ahead of a storm, and his ball ended up getting hit by lightning.
Pretty sure "The Worst Case Survival Handbook" advises people to wear Crocs and underwear during storms.
Some excellent links from the past week.