Watch U.S. gymnast Aly Raisman's family, Michael Phelps' post-race reaction, and Abby Wambach get punched. 

From sucker-punches to Twitter controversies, the opening weekend of the London 2012 Olympic Games offered plenty of drama. And even if American television viewers couldn’t watch the events live, social media users enjoyed instant results, instant analysis, and, of course, instant GIFs.

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