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Michael Phelps still has work left to do

Michael Phelps still has work left to do

On the first full day of his life as the most-decorated Olympian, Michael Phelps went back to work — those medals don't start winning themselves just because you've hit 19, after all. But first he had to attend to his correspondence. "Thank you Mr. President!!" he wrote, re-tweeting a congratulatory message from @BarackObama. "It's an honor representing the #USA !! The best country in the world!!" A little less formally, there was a "Thanks bro!!!" to a tweet from Lil Wayne ("High praises to my good friend Michael Phelps for becoming the greatest Olympian of all time.USA!!"). There was more gratitude to actor Josh Charles...