You should know the gold is mostly silver, and 15 other bonkers facts about the greatest games on earth! 

As of 2016, a gold medal is worth about 564 its weight in gold and silver. While some medals have sold at auction for as much as 1.47 million. CRACKED.COM

source: ABC News

The official languages of the Olympics are English and French. See They are only ever joined by the language of the host country. CRACKED.COM


The Olympic torch has been to space. ArperaT 11T! 3aB. No 306! Per. No 126 Thrice- in 1996, 2000, and 2013. CRACKED.COM


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