The Medal Stand: Fighting for tickets

Nick Friedell
July 25, 2008

Each morning we'll take a spin around the Internet and pick out some of the most interesting stories of the day ...

Scuffles break out in Beijing as fans wait for the remaining Olympic tickets to go on sale ... (Bloomberg)

Lots of Viagra is expected to be used at the Olympics, just not the way you might think ... (abc.net.au)

The Olympic media village is open --- toy pandas and all ... (Xinhua)

If you need to have an operation, Beijing may not be the best place to go right now ... (RFA)

It's fair to call this couple the torchbearers of love ... (Xinhua)

If a Fillipino athlete wins a gold medal, they'll get a nice little bonus ... (Xinhua)