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Olympic athlete exhibits a nipple during competition in London

The television channel NBC broadcast live the breast of a water polo player during the 2012 London Olympics.
It all happened during the game between the women’s teams from Spain and the United States of America. During an “Olympic oops” moment, one of the athletes was temporarily half naked in front of the cameras, showing off her boob/nipple live to millions of viewers around the world.
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Driver loses his temper and attacks cyclist

A competition for space in cramped streets of Bexley, south-west London (England), ended with a scene of violent aggression.

The attacked was Simon Page, 49, who was riding his bicycle, training for a race. The attacker got out of the car and without a word, went towards the victim and knocked him to the ground. The scene was captured by a camera on the helmet of another rider and the images were delivered to the police.

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According to Simon, the trouble started when the driver tried to overtake one of the seven cyclists in a narrow street. The bike collided with the side of the motor vehicle and then the bully stopped the car in the middle of the road and the scene on the video shows the next moments.

Power Balance admits the fraud and refunds customers

Power Balance Australia published a corrective advertisement admiting their product is a fraud. By their own words, there is no scientific proof the famous wristband has any of the announced miraculous properties and will refund everyone who feels misleaded (in Australia only).

The text below was published in the official website for Power Balance Australia.

“Corrective Advertisement

POWER BALANCE WRISTBANDS

In our advertising we stated that Power Balance wristbands improved your strength, balance and flexibility.

We admit that there is no credible scientific evidence that supports our claims and therefore we engaged in misleading conduct in breach of s52 of the Trade Practices Act 1974.

If you feel you have been misled by our promotions, we wish to unreservedly apologise and offer a full refund.

To obtain a refund please visit our website www.powerbalance.com.au or contact us toll-free on 1800 733 436

This offer will be available until 30th June 2011. To be eligible for a refund, together with return postage, you will need to return a genuine Power Balance product along with proof of purchase (including credit card records, store barcodes and receipts) from an authorised reseller in Australia.

This Corrective Notice has been paid for by Power Balance Australia Pty Ltd and placed pursuant to an undertaking to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission given under section 87B of the Trade Practices Act, 1974.”
in Power Balance Australia website