Best reactions on the podium

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The podium provides the stage for the Olympians to really shine in the spotlight. Who wants a boring podium with Olympians smiling and waving like they are supposed to when you have these athletes to entertain us? From the awkward, to the emotional, to the endearing, to the hilarious, we have found the best images from the podium. Which one if your favorite?

Third-placed Italy's Christof Innerhofer (2nd R) does a somersault on the podium as winner Switzerland's Sandro Viletta (2nd L) and second-placed Croatia's Ivica Kostelic (L) laugh after the men's alpine skiing super combined event at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 14, 2014. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT SKIING OLYMPICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) ATTENTION EDITORS: PICTURE 14 OF 22 FOR PACKAGE 'SOCHI - EDITOR'S CHOICE' TO FIND ALL SEARCH 'EDITOR'S CHOICE - 14 FEBRUARY 2014'
Third-placed Innerhofer does a somersault after the men's alpine skiing super combined event at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics
Third-placed Italy's Christof Innerhofer (2nd R) does a somersault on the podium as winner Switzerland's Sandro Viletta (2nd L) and second-placed Croatia's Ivica Kostelic (L) laugh after the men's alpine skiing super combined event at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center February 14, 2014. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT SKIING OLYMPICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) ATTENTION EDITORS: PICTURE 14 OF 22 FOR PACKAGE 'SOCHI - EDITOR'S CHOICE' TO FIND ALL SEARCH 'EDITOR'S CHOICE - 14 FEBRUARY 2014'
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 20: Gold medalist Maddie Bowman (C) of the United States poses with silver medalist Marie Martinod (L) of France and her daughter Melirose and bronze medalist Ayana Onozuka of Japan during the flower ceremony after the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Halfpipe Finals on day thirteen of the 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Freestyle Skiing - Winter Olympics Day 13
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 20: Gold medalist Maddie Bowman (C) of the United States poses with silver medalist Marie Martinod (L) of France and her daughter Melirose and bronze medalist Ayana Onozuka of Japan during the flower ceremony after the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Halfpipe Finals on day thirteen of the 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 13: (L-R) Gold medalist Jianrou Li of China and silver medalist Arianna Fontana of Italy celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Short Track Speed Skating Ladies' 500 m on day six of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Medal Ceremony - Winter Olympics Day 6
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 13: (L-R) Gold medalist Jianrou Li of China and silver medalist Arianna Fontana of Italy celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Short Track Speed Skating Ladies' 500 m on day six of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
L-R) Silver medalist Chloe Dufour-Lapointe of Canada, gold medalist Justine Dufour-Lapointe of Canada and bronze medalist Hannah Kearney of the United States pose on the podium during the flower ceremony following the Ladies' Moguls Final 3 on day one of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
L-R) Silver medalist Chloe Dufour-Lapointe of Canada, gold medalist Justine Dufour-Lapointe of Canada and bronze medalist Hannah Kearney of the United States pose on the podium during the flower ceremony following the Ladies' Moguls Final 3 on day one of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
L-R) Silver medalist Chloe Dufour-Lapointe of Canada, gold medalist Justine Dufour-Lapointe of Canada and bronze medalist Hannah Kearney of the United States pose on the podium during the flower ceremony following the Ladies' Moguls Final 3 on day one of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
L-R) Silver medalist Charlotte Kalla of Sweden, gold medalist Marit Bjoergen of Norway and bronze medalist Heidi Weng of Norway celebrate on the podium during the flower ceremony for the Ladies' Skiathlon 7.5 km Classic + 7.5 km Free during day one of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
L-R) Silver medalist Charlotte Kalla of Sweden, gold medalist Marit Bjoergen of Norway and bronze medalist Heidi Weng of Norway celebrate on the podium during the flower ceremony for the Ladies' Skiathlon 7.5 km Classic + 7.5 km Free during day one of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
L-R) Silver medalist Charlotte Kalla of Sweden, gold medalist Marit Bjoergen of Norway and bronze medalist Heidi Weng of Norway celebrate on the podium during the flower ceremony for the Ladies' Skiathlon 7.5 km Classic + 7.5 km Free during day one of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Darya Domracheva of Belarus celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Biathlon Women's 15km Individual on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Darya Domracheva of Belarus celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Biathlon Women's 15km Individual on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Darya Domracheva of Belarus celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Biathlon Women's 15km Individual on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
(L-R) Bronze medalist Nadezhda Skardino of Beralus, gold medalist Darya Domracheva of Belarus and Silver medalist Selina Gasparin of Switzerland cleebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Biathlon Women's 15km Individual on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
(L-R) Bronze medalist Nadezhda Skardino of Beralus, gold medalist Darya Domracheva of Belarus and Silver medalist Selina Gasparin of Switzerland cleebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Biathlon Women's 15km Individual on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
(L-R) Bronze medalist Nadezhda Skardino of Beralus, gold medalist Darya Domracheva of Belarus and Silver medalist Selina Gasparin of Switzerland cleebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Biathlon Women's 15km Individual on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
(L-R) Bronze medalists Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner and Jeremy Abbott of the United States celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Team Figure Skating Overall on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza in the Olympic Park on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
(L-R) Bronze medalists Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner and Jeremy Abbott of the United States celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Team Figure Skating Overall on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza in the Olympic Park on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
(L-R) Bronze medalists Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner and Jeremy Abbott of the United States celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Team Figure Skating Overall on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza in the Olympic Park on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Silver medalist Dominique Maltais of Canada (R) and gold medalist Eva Samkova of the Czech Republic celebrate during the flower ceremony for the Ladies' Snowboard Cross Finals on day nine of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 16, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
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Silver medalist Dominique Maltais of Canada (R) and gold medalist Eva Samkova of the Czech Republic celebrate during the flower ceremony for the Ladies' Snowboard Cross Finals on day nine of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 16, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
(L-R) Silver medalist Ayumu Hirano of Japan, gold medalist Iouri Podladtchikov of Switzerland and bronze medalist Taku Hiraoka of Japan celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for Snowboard Men's Halfpipe on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
(L-R) Silver medalist Ayumu Hirano of Japan, gold medalist Iouri Podladtchikov of Switzerland and bronze medalist Taku Hiraoka of Japan celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for Snowboard Men's Halfpipe on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
(L-R) Silver medalist Ayumu Hirano of Japan, gold medalist Iouri Podladtchikov of Switzerland and bronze medalist Taku Hiraoka of Japan celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for Snowboard Men's Halfpipe on day five of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Eric Frenzel of Germany jumps in celebration alongside silver medalist Akito Watabe of Japan (L) and bronze medalist Magnus Krog of Norway (R) during the flower ceremony for the Men?s Nordic Combined Individual Gundersen Normal Hill and 10km Cross Country on day 5 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the RusSki Gorki Nordic Combined Skiing Stadium on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Eric Frenzel of Germany jumps in celebration alongside silver medalist Akito Watabe of Japan (L) and bronze medalist Magnus Krog of Norway (R) during the flower ceremony for the Men?s Nordic Combined Individual Gundersen Normal Hill and 10km Cross Country on day 5 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the RusSki Gorki Nordic Combined Skiing Stadium on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Gold medalist Eric Frenzel of Germany jumps in celebration alongside silver medalist Akito Watabe of Japan (L) and bronze medalist Magnus Krog of Norway (R) during the flower ceremony for the Men?s Nordic Combined Individual Gundersen Normal Hill and 10km Cross Country on day 5 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the RusSki Gorki Nordic Combined Skiing Stadium on February 12, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
(L-R) Gold medalists Tobias Arlt, Felix Loch, Tobias Wendl and Natalie Geisenberger of Germany lift their coach Georg Hackl in celebration during the flower ceremony for the the Luge Relay on Day 6 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Sliding Center Sanki on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
(L-R) Gold medalists Tobias Arlt, Felix Loch, Tobias Wendl and Natalie Geisenberger of Germany lift their coach Georg Hackl in celebration during the flower ceremony for the the Luge Relay on Day 6 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Sliding Center Sanki on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
(L-R) Gold medalists Tobias Arlt, Felix Loch, Tobias Wendl and Natalie Geisenberger of Germany lift their coach Georg Hackl in celebration during the flower ceremony for the the Luge Relay on Day 6 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Sliding Center Sanki on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
(L-R) Silver medalist Ivica Kostelic of Crioatia, gold medalist Sandro Viletta of Switzerland and bronze medalist Christof Innerhofer of Italy celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Alpine Skiing Men's Super Combined on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
(L-R) Silver medalist Ivica Kostelic of Crioatia, gold medalist Sandro Viletta of Switzerland and bronze medalist Christof Innerhofer of Italy celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Alpine Skiing Men's Super Combined on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
(L-R) Silver medalist Ivica Kostelic of Crioatia, gold medalist Sandro Viletta of Switzerland and bronze medalist Christof Innerhofer of Italy celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Alpine Skiing Men's Super Combined on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Gold medalists Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Figure Skating Pairs Free Skating on day six of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Gold medalists Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Figure Skating Pairs Free Skating on day six of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Gold medalists Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Figure Skating Pairs Free Skating on day six of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

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