She bested runner-up, Spain’s Mireia Belmonte, by a staggering 19 seconds in the 1500m free.
Seeing the way commentators and reporters have treated not just female gymnasts, but also swimmers, tennis players, judoka, and trap shooters in Rio, I realize I can't keep this particular brand of sexism from my daughters unless I keep them out of sports altogether.
“You know how to swim so good, like a fish. Oh my God ..."
It takes skills to make all of that gold look so good.
The greatests, indeed.
The pair re-created a 10-year-old photo with a major twist.
She's coming for your medal record, Michael Phelps.