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    IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    How many of you think you will try to go? It would be pretty cool having the Games in our backyard...especially because a certain local talent could be playing for our Men's National BB team.

    I know its very early, but how many of you out there would try to go if they got the bid?



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I would not trust an olympics in Chicago.


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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I'd go knowing its the closest I'll ever get to the olympics.


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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I would really like to go to the games.



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    IF, and that's a big IF, i still live here in 2016 i will be leaving on vacation for a month and renting my place out for buku bucks. can't imagine how bad it will be (traffic, debt, corruption, etc) and i want no part of it. go rio!



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I'll take the family and head over to Madison to watch the cycling events but I doubt if we would venture to Chicago for any of the other events.



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I would not want such a pure and unadulterated event such as the olympics tainted in any way....



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I'll go for sure.



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    Yeah, I would probably like to make it to some events.



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I would no doubt go. I've made many of day trips to Wrigley, so why not one for the Olympics?


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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    Would love to, especially if I could get hooked up with shooting an event or two.



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I would definitely try to go. How often do you get to witness an Olympics?

    Also, I love Chicago.


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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    Not a chance.




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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    I am holding out until they come to Des Moines.



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    Re: IF Chicago gets the Olympics...

    It'd be there in a heartbeat.



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