Archive for August 24th, 2008

Who actually won the 2008 Olympics?

August 24th, 2008 | Category: olympics

The following is courtesy of my brother, Kebes: Most sources seem to rank countries by gold medal count, or total medal count. I prefer to scale the results by the population of the country. After all, if Olympic aptitude (raw talent/motivation) is spread uniformly throughout the gene-pool/geography, then having 10-times the population means that you […]