Thank goodness someone finally did something different than kissing or biting their gold medal. This is my favorite pose so far of a medalist with their hardware!
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Misty May-Treanor of the US celebrates with her gold medal following her and partner Kerri Walsh's victory over China's Tian Jia and Wang Jie in their women's final beach volleyball match at Beijing's Chaoyang Park Beach Volleyball Ground on August 21, 2008 during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. The US team won 2-0 and took the gold medal.