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First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby Metroid » Fri Oct 02, 2009 12:22 pm

Metroid wrote:I just watched the announcement live that Rio De Janeiro will host the 2016 summer games, beating out Madrid in the final voting. Tokyo and Chicago were eliminated in the previous rounds, Chicago being the first eliminated.

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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby Nfl Fan » Fri Oct 02, 2009 5:30 pm

I guess the Oprah/Obama show didn't carry a lot of weight, internationally speaking. ;-7 :-b
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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby Tyeattolah » Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:02 pm

Rio would be an awesome place to visit...not sure during the Olympics would be the best due to crowds...but from the looks of the beaches...its right up my alley!

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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby Metroid » Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:19 pm

Tyeattolah wrote:Rio would be an awesome place to visit...not sure during the Olympics would be the best due to crowds...but from the looks of the beaches...its right up my alley!

:-D

You know you're not talking about the beaches, but rather what's on the beaches. :-b
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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby urbanbreez » Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:20 pm

I, for one, welcome our new South American Olympic overlords.
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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby Tyeattolah » Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:53 pm

Metroid wrote:
Tyeattolah wrote:Rio would be an awesome place to visit...not sure during the Olympics would be the best due to crowds...but from the looks of the beaches...its right up my alley!

:-D

You know you're not talking about the beaches, but rather what's on the beaches. :-b


got me! O:-)
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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby scottaa1 » Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:54 pm

Ok, now we're talking... nude sunbathing will NOT be excluded from Olympic coverage.

That's what we want to see ;-D
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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby Metroid » Fri Oct 02, 2009 9:08 pm

scottaa1 wrote:Ok, now we're talking... nude sunbathing will NOT be excluded from Olympic coverage.

That's what we want to see ;-D

OMG that's SO hot! 8-o
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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby Guru13 » Sat Oct 03, 2009 9:36 am

scottaa1 wrote:Ok, now we're talking... nude sunbathing will NOT be excluded from Olympic coverage.

That's what we want to see ;-D

damn you.
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Re: First South American country wins Olympic bid

Postby joejlitz » Sat Oct 03, 2009 10:09 pm

This is the right choice from an international perspective, IMO. The U.S. has had several opportunities. S.A. is long overdue. Way to go!

And even Rick Astley knows that Rio is the plastic surgery capital of the world! ;-D
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