BANGERS AND MASH: While television audiences have been fixated on the Aquatic Centre water during the Olympics' first week, the best party in London is on the sand. Even British prime minister David Cameron, whose residence is across the street from the venue, stopped by to steal a peek. Of course, everyone is inevitably drawn in by the whole semi-naked-glistening-otter aspect, but there is also excellent volleyball being played.... SI.com will have complete coverage of all the action at the Games, including ...
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