Michael Phelps Is No Longer Retired

  • Eric Goldschein

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Like Jay-Z and Michael Jordan and many of the greats before him, Michael Phelps has stopped being retired and returned to his sport:

Does this mean Phelps will compete in the 2016 Olympics in Rio? He hasn’t confirmed anything, and actively avoids the question when it’s posed to him, but all signs point to yes. Time to get back to swimming and hawking sandwiches made with yoga mat plastics!

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