The Canadian Media Is So Desperate For A Gold Medal That They're Trying To Steal Missy Franklin

The folks at Busted Coverage caught this homepage on, a big Canadian sports site, this morning.

It features a huge picture of US gold-medal swimmer Missy Franklin with a headline that says, “CANADIAN TIES” and a caption that mentions that she is a dual American and Canadian citizen.

Canada currently has just one medal, a bronze. They typically dominate the Winter Olympics, but so far the summer games have been a different story.

They’re just grasping for any hint of a gold medal at this point:

tsn canada tries to claim missy franklin as their own


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