Nothing but praise for America’s most mesmerizing figure skater.
Adam Rippon, aka America’s Sweetheart, stunned audiences with a dazzling free skate performance at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang on Saturday.
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The first openly gay athlete to qualify for the US Winter Olympic squad had already claimed a bronze medal as part of the team event, but Saturday was his big chance to get a solo medal.
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But when all was said and done, Rippon ended up finishing in 10th place overall. Yet he won something that’s arguably worth more than any gold medal: the love and adoration of fans, old and new.
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