The Medal Stand: Jason Lezak and co. are still the talk of Beijing

A few links to keep your day going ...

It's been over 12 hours since the 4x100-meter freestyle relay final and I still can't believe Jason Lezak was able to make up such a difference on the final stretch. It sounds from this article like Michael Phelps and company still can't believe it either. [LA Times]

What do you get if you win India's first solo medal in any Olympics? A lifetime rail pass among other things. [Reuters]

The U.S. women's basketball team cruised past China earlier this morning, making them 2-0 in the tournament. [UPI]

Is Katie Hoff swimming in too many events? [Reuters]

Peter Sanders of the Wall St. Journal has an interesting take on his first few days in Beijing. [Wall St. Journal]

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