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    where is Jahn?

    None of the above...he has problems with his Indian poster team.... Amicalement
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    where is Jahn?

    Quote: Originally Posted by RockCity Speaking of which, where is RickG? Is he still a moderating this forum? YGPM Amicalement
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    Do China lied about their gymnast age?

    As usual I have no clue on how this thread has changed direction toward university sports figures graduation rates.... Amicalement Edit: But as a member of the university culture I might add that these guys ( the sports icons ) were probably not the ones that were fighting with me for...
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    Do China lied about their gymnast age?

    Quote: Originally Posted by marvin Given the way the Chinese system works, it might be better to remove the age limit in sports like gymnastics. A shorter career would lessen the number of years the athletes spend in the brutal athletic systems that ComBloc Olympic efforts tend to...
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    Do China lied about their gymnast age?

    Quote: Originally Posted by DrBenway The sports industry is just another form of the lottery. The most disturbing fact is that the ones who are buying those tikets are the parents. Amicalement
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    Do China lied about their gymnast age?

    Quote: Originally Posted by DrBenway Thousands of college athletes leave school with zero pro prospects, no diploma, and virtually no marketable skills. This is the rankest sort of exploitation, but, as I said it's an industry. I think the average Olympic athlete has roughly the same...
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    Where is Singlepower? Where is Mikhail?

    Quote: Originally Posted by elrod-tom What I'd really like to see is an acknowledgment that there are some issues, an outline of what is being done to address the issues, and an offer of sincere apology to those affected by all this. I agree that, ultimately, he needs to change his...
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    Where is Singlepower? Where is Mikhail?

    More than 500 posts and not a single word from SP*. I know it's not GM or IBM with a public relation division but it would be nice if Mikhail took a few moments of his time and post something. Is it too much to ask? Amicalement * First post date: 06-11-2008, 03:29 PM
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    Need help to move to own apartment

    Quote: Originally Posted by Patrick82 While waiting for my internet connection I will go to the grocery store. (...) Is this a good plan? Have I missed something? If your internet provider is as fast as mine, prepare yourself to a major change in your fighting weight...
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    Olympic Games 2008 thread - Sports only!

    Just as I was beginning to be more open to the new realities of the modern Olympics... Amicalement PS Wasted my post # 2500 on this one....
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    Olympic Games 2008 thread - Sports only!

    Quote: Originally Posted by Riordan genetic, i see your point. but a sportsman who is so far ahead of his competitors in a discipline where he can SEE how far ahead he is (unlike, say, swimming) is, in my opinion, entitled to a bit of show-off and early triumph. that doesn't make...
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    Olympic Games 2008 thread - Sports only!

    Quote: Originally Posted by virometal You're right. I apologize. Before you put me on your ignore list: I accept your apology. The bad part of it is that I still not sure why this went that far downhill... Amicalement
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    Olympic Games 2008 thread - Sports only!

    Quote: Originally Posted by GTRacer So? (...) stop complaining like an old geriatric with nothing better to do. Can you feel the love.... EDIT: I should go and find the Floyd Landis thread where many posters were insulting other members who were ''crazy enough'' to doubt...
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    Olympic Games 2008 thread - Sports only!

    Quote: Originally Posted by virometal Oh I'm not big into who should respect who. That's up to the individual. I don't necessarily disagree about Bolt's actions either. However I do wonder what positive there is to hammering the point. We get it. Now let us decide for ourselves. That's...
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