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Yahoo! Olympics Favorite Olympics Moment Sponsored Post

Say gang, the Olympics are coming up in London this summer, and the occasion of the Summer Olympics always brings me back to the ATL in 1996, where despite a world full of hate towards our fine community at the time, I had a great time and thought it Atlanta did a great job.

There were so many memories in '96 that I can recall, but the biggest one if a positive nature came from Michael Johnson, who burst into the popular culture so quick in the work-up to the Atlanta games and then flat out killed it, winning gold in the 400 meters and then setting a new world record in the 200.

Celebrate the most compelling moments in Summer Games history with 'Memorable Moments' on Yahoo! Sports. Re-live moments such as Nadia Comaneci's perfect 10s in Montreal, Michael Phelps' record eight gold medals in Beijing, Carl Lewis' unforgettable four gold medals in Los Angeles, the spectacular success of the 1992 US Dream Team, Muhammad Ali in Rome and Atlanta, and many more!

These special moments are showcased through exclusive video, iconic photos, and stories on Yahoo!'s hub dedicated to the coverage of the Games. Enjoy the unique storytelling from Yahoo! Sports' award-winning writers and experts, as well as through the lens of Yahoo!'s users themselves.

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