The Social Olympics: A Look Back at Rio

With every major news station, blogger and self-pronounced Olympic commentator reporting on the Games of the 31st Olympiad, it seemed as if we were getting an extensive look into the events. However, it was that behind the scenes coverage that provided us with a new perspective into this memorable time. Social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and now, Snapchat, gave us a closer look than ever before. Four years ago in London, social media was used as a new me