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    Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Is it me or did Johnson get a great deal more hype?



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Its a race issue.



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    By local media or national? Shawn is from Iowa. Gabby is from Florida.


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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    I don't see color



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Quote Originally Posted by michaelrr1 View Post
    By local media or national? Shawn is from Iowa. Gabby is from Florida.
    This, and wasn't Shawn considered the best overall gymnast? I'm pretty sure Gabby is an underdog of sorts.



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Speaking of gymnastics.. Did anybody else see Nastia Liukin face plant on the uneven bars?


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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Not 3 weeks before she didn't



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Btw, I wonder what WDM fathers are having to shell out for Chow's.



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    Speaking of gymnastics.. Did anybody else see Nastia Liukin face plant on the uneven bars?
    Not sure I would have gotten up. Granted I couldn't even get on the uneven bars.


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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1JcXEim40g]Nastia Liukin Falls Hard - 2012 Olympic Trials - YouTube[/ame]


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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Quote Originally Posted by michaelrr1 View Post
    By local media or national? Shawn is from Iowa. Gabby is from Florida.
    This.

    Plus Shawn had a great smile.


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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    Speaking of gymnastics.. Did anybody else see Nastia Liukin face plant on the uneven bars?
    Yeah I kind of felt bad for her because I was hoping she could make the team. I couldn't tell if she was hurting or if she was disappointed that she would not be heading to London now.



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    SJ was the reigning World All Around Champion from 2007 and the odds on favorite to win the 2008 Olympics.
    Also Gabby D. is from Virginia



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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    That was Nasty!

    Nice whiff by the guy that was supposed to catch her if she missed it.


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    Re: Gabby Douglas vs. Shawn Johnson....

    Quote Originally Posted by michaelrr1 View Post
    That was Nasty!

    Nice whiff by the guy that was supposed to catch her if she missed it.
    That guy is her coach who is her dad. ouch.



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