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August 13th, 2008
04:47 PM ET

Beat 360° 08/13/08

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Here is our 'Beat 360°’ pic of the day:

US swimmer Michael Phelps waits for the start of the men's 200m butterfly swimming final at the National Aquatics Center during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing on August 13, 2008.

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soundoff (642 Responses)
  1. don lullo oswego,illinois

    everyone! all together now, "it's fun to swim at the YMCA"

    August 13, 2008 at 10:06 pm |
  2. Tara Tarrant

    ...I can't believe I confused underwear with my cap. Please don't look down.

    August 13, 2008 at 10:05 pm |
  3. Gary in Kent, Ohio

    Oh Boy! These x-ray goggles really work....mom, please go sit down with Chris Collingsworth and stop blocking my view of the girl swimmers!

    August 13, 2008 at 10:04 pm |
  4. Michael Kingston Canada

    "Correction"
    Captain Phantastic prepares to phelp himself to more Chinese Gold !!!

    August 13, 2008 at 10:03 pm |
  5. daniel....california

    I'm Batman

    August 13, 2008 at 10:03 pm |
  6. Randy

    Michael Phelps falls victim to the remedial practical jokery of Hungary's Laszlo Cseh when he discovers both his goggles and swimcap have been lined with Gorilla Glue.

    August 13, 2008 at 10:02 pm |
  7. Marvin Lee from Irvine, California

    I'm sure I'm going to beat the world record again.

    August 13, 2008 at 10:02 pm |
  8. Toby Sheets

    30 minutes before his competition, Michael Phelps eases the pressure by doing his best Terminator impression.

    Toby, Houston, TX

    August 13, 2008 at 10:02 pm |
  9. Heidi , Canton, KS

    My "Dumbo"/Little Orpan Annie" impression

    August 13, 2008 at 10:01 pm |
  10. Jay Madhan, Plano, TX

    I have to give the competition a handicap? not my 'school' of thought...!

    August 13, 2008 at 10:01 pm |
  11. Dilpreet Brar Calgary,ab

    What??? All other boards are empty ........ I win all three medals by disqualification???......Boy thatz a new record nobody made it to an olympics swimming event .......

    August 13, 2008 at 10:01 pm |
  12. Rick Dover, NH

    Phelps interview reveals his motivation: "Unlike silver and bronze, gold doesn't tarnish. I hate tarnish!"

    August 13, 2008 at 10:01 pm |
  13. Christabelle

    I'm too sexy for my swim cap...too sexy for my goggles ...so sexy yeaaahhh.

    August 13, 2008 at 10:00 pm |
  14. Michael Kingston Canada

    Captain Phantasic prepares to phelp himself to more Chinese Gold !!!

    August 13, 2008 at 10:00 pm |
  15. Kalon Haggith (Toronto, Canada)

    Wow... that 4th 'fried egg' sandwich I ate for breakfast this morning, went straight to my... head!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:59 pm |
  16. Heidi , Canton, KS

    I'm so good, I don't need this to win.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:59 pm |
  17. Jane, Charleston, West Virginia

    "If I make wings out of my cap, I'm sure I'll break another world record. Bring it on, France."

    August 13, 2008 at 9:59 pm |
  18. John Bangkok

    Just let me get my power cap on and I will be ready for another gold!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:58 pm |
  19. Pat, Ontario, CAN

    I'm getting such a big head that this cap doesn't fit anymore

    August 13, 2008 at 9:57 pm |
  20. Kevin Haggith Toronto

    Cap's off to an Olympic Hero!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:57 pm |
  21. Catherine

    And Phelps secures another gold medal for rescuing NBC's drowning ratings.

    Catherine from Dallas Texas

    August 13, 2008 at 9:56 pm |
  22. Bruce, Gilbert, AZ

    I can't hear anything under this thing. Did I win?

    August 13, 2008 at 9:55 pm |
  23. Bob Fraze - Massillon, Oh

    "If I turn it a little to the left, I can pick up CNN!"

    August 13, 2008 at 9:54 pm |
  24. Kevin Haggith Toronto

    I understand Wheaties is already set to "box my ears"

    August 13, 2008 at 9:53 pm |
  25. John Casnig

    I don't think I can fit any more gold under this cap – MOM! Get your purse...or a wheelbarrow!

    John Casnig
    Kingston, Ontario

    August 13, 2008 at 9:53 pm |
  26. Lauren

    Michael Phelps either getting ready for the men’s 200m butterfly or flexing his arms to do the YMCA.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:52 pm |
  27. Madhan Krishnaswamy, Plano, TX

    I tip the 'scales' in the pool...!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:52 pm |
  28. Ellee

    Anderson Cooper reinvents himself–a new look for fall.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:51 pm |
  29. Beverly, Cabot Arkansas

    oh yea baby!! I am "Da-Aqua-Man" !!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:51 pm |
  30. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Time to swim off that 12,000 calorie breakfast.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:49 pm |
  31. Kevin Haggith Toronto

    Maybe it will help if I uncover my ears-haven't you ever heard of shrinkage?

    August 13, 2008 at 9:49 pm |
  32. Beverly, Cabot Arkansas

    Oh Yea baby! I am "DA

    August 13, 2008 at 9:48 pm |
  33. Kalon Haggith (Toronto, Canada)

    To increase his chances of breaking more Olympic records, Speedo designs new aerodynamic swim-cap.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:48 pm |
  34. Betty Ann, Nacogdoches,TX

    To win the butterfly stoke competition, you have to have these "butterfly" wings.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:47 pm |
  35. Donna (Barrie, Ontario)

    "Does anybody want to see me pull a rabbit out of my ear?"

    August 13, 2008 at 9:46 pm |
  36. Dana Stewart Tanner AL U.S.A

    "I'm too sexy for my cap, too sexy for my cap..."

    Go Team U.S.A. !
    Go Phelps!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:45 pm |
  37. Jill Jameson pgh, PA

    OH NO!!!! Is that George Bush I hear cheering me on ?

    August 13, 2008 at 9:45 pm |
  38. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Rub-a-dub-dub, this is one guy that wouldn't be seen in a Burger King tub.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:45 pm |
  39. Shirley-Ohio

    Don't you wish you boyfriend was hot like me.

    Shirely
    Akron, Ohio

    August 13, 2008 at 9:44 pm |
  40. Rose from Southern Calif

    I want to be like MIKE!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:44 pm |
  41. Terri Ohio

    A new cap was made to keep Michael's head from getting too big with all the gold medal's and records he is winning.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:43 pm |
  42. Jill jameson

    OH NO!!!!! Is that George Bush I hear cheering me on?

    August 13, 2008 at 9:43 pm |
  43. wendy zizmor new york ny

    I am testing this cap to make sure I am not influenced by any one candidate

    August 13, 2008 at 9:43 pm |
  44. Heidi, Lou.Ky

    locking at China's team , am not sure , am I on Olympics or kindergarten

    August 13, 2008 at 9:42 pm |
  45. Elisabeth (Bloomington.IN)

    Don't let the flaps fool you, I am all GOLD!

    August 13, 2008 at 9:42 pm |
  46. Ed - Sidney, OH

    I'm ready for my dip in the Burger King sink.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:42 pm |
  47. Lakan

    Sings: "I'm too sexy for this Stretchy Cap!"

    August 13, 2008 at 9:42 pm |
  48. Rose from Southern Calif

    I'm to sexy for my cap I hope I don't look to fat.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:41 pm |
  49. Clay - West Union, SC

    Just 4 laps and I can EAT! ...and they wonder what motivates me.

    August 13, 2008 at 9:41 pm |
  50. Krish Madhan, Plano, TX

    I will have my own show at Seaworld after ninth gold

    August 13, 2008 at 9:41 pm |
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