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    Chicago is not getting the olympics

    They have just been eliminated.


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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    darn...oh well



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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    So this was a very last-ditch effort by the Obama family?

    I really do respect that they made the effort to lobby personally. I like the commitment that it showed.


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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    wow...The favorite knocked out first.


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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    They have just been eliminated.
    It's chances went down hard after this past week.


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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    It's Rio then?


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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Great... looks like we will have to wake up at 3 am to watch Phelps win 8 gold medals again....



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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Quote Originally Posted by weR138 View Post
    It's Rio then?
    Still not for sure....Tokyo just got knocked out



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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Rio was the favorite going in because South America had never hosted an Olympics



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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Quote Originally Posted by jj-cyclones View Post
    Still not for sure....Tokyo just got knocked out
    By Godzilla? Or the IOC?

    Or are they the same?


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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    I'm shocked they got knocked out first.



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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    By Godzilla? Or the IOC?

    Or are they the same?
    Nope it was Godzilla.



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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Quote Originally Posted by BooneCy View Post
    Rio was the favorite going in because South America had never hosted an Olympics
    I actually thought that odds-makers had Chicago as the favorite, even though Rio might deserve it more.



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    Re: Chicago is not getting the olympics

    Tokyo has been eliminated. Madrid or Rio


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