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The Olympic ‘Hookup’ Games

Here is a good article on the behind the scenes activity in the Olympic village where the athletes stay during the competitions. These are mostly young people at the peak of their physical prowess with pent-up desires after years of … Continue reading

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A New Look for Water Polo

This is a great picture of the U.S. Women’s Water Polo team. They’re using the ESPN Magazine body issue to promote their sport and raise some money. Great idea! I’ll bet they had a lot of fun with this. They … Continue reading

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I Miss the Olympics Already

I miss the Olympics already…although every time I tried to watch I just got disgusted with NBC. I’ll leave that alone for now. The Olympics are a singular international event that brings people together from all over the world. If … Continue reading

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Could Pole Dancing Turn Golden?

Here’s group who want to make ‘pole’ dancing an Olympic sport. I’m not sure exactly where the skill comes into play but who am I to judge. That, in fact, is a concern of current pole dancers. They fear you … Continue reading

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An Olympic Sized Story

Canada finally wins gold at their home Olympics. They kept making a big deal at this even though Canada has won many Olympic golds, just not at the Olympics they’ve hosted. Okay…it’s done. Good excuse for a big party. Now … Continue reading

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The Reality of Rio

Whoa! Drug wars in Rio…and we’re going to hold the Olympics there? I rarely hear anything good about that city except for Carnaval and the hot girls on the beaches. Crime, slums and poverty. That’s pretty much the picture in … Continue reading

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Kudos for Brazil

It’s was tough to watch Chicago lose their bid for the Olympics, but at the same time, you have to feel joy for Brazil.  They will be the host country for the first time and for the first time on … Continue reading

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