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Comedian Dave Hill prepares us for the Olympics by failing horribly at sports

For centuries in Internet time (roughly three to five years), comedians have created videos of themselves doing rigorous and intense things poorly, for comic effect—even being rude to people at a hot dog stand. But there's something magical to how Dave Hill (author of the mighty fine Tasteful Nudes) handles these types of situations. The BBC created a series of videos showcasing Hill, self-proclaimed "world class athlete," attempting some Olympic events, and it's fascinating to watch him so calmly and passively fail. Here are a few samples, with many more available on the site.

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