by Tom Kaneshige

Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney Is Not Impressed with Apple

Aug 10, 20121 min
Consumer ElectronicsInnovationiPhone

The image of a scowling McKayla Maroney is showing up everywhere.

We’ve all seen the official meme of this year’s summer Olympics: A picture of scowling U.S. gymnast McKayla Maroney with a silver medal draped around her neck. To be fair, the 16-year-old was probably more upset about her performance than about a second place finish.

Still, her expression has taken on a life of its own.

Tumblr blog “McKayla is not impressed” shows mash-ups of Maroney and great moments in history. There’s also an option to make your own picture. Since this blog is focused on Apple, here’s my contribution:


For the record, I’m a big Maroney fan. I really hope she knows this is all in good fun. And while I’m at it…