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Old 10-02-2009, 02:39 PM
 
Location: moving again
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The North America and Europe always Get it

I vote for Capetown 2020 !
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Old 10-02-2009, 02:41 PM
 
Location: NC/IL/MI
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^agree.
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Old 10-02-2009, 02:47 PM
 
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why would you use those two. LA already had it recently and NY just lost its bid for 2010.
If the U.S. has it again it should be in Houston, MIA, of SF
It looks like the Olympics is only looking for big name international cities.
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Old 10-02-2009, 02:51 PM
 
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It looks like the Olympics is only looking for big name international cities.
Not always. Lake Placid, Salt Lake City and Calgary hosted the Olympics in the past.
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Old 10-02-2009, 03:04 PM
 
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Not always. Lake Placid, Salt Lake City and Calgary hosted the Olympics in the past.
I am talking about currently.
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Old 10-02-2009, 03:07 PM
 
Location: Milwaukee, WI
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^^ The winter olympics are held in small, not world known cities all the time. After all, probably 95% of major cities cant host the winter olympics simply due to geography
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Old 10-02-2009, 03:56 PM
 
Location: Long Island
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How North America catch two L's, oh well, I think its good that Rio won, a South American City has never hosted the Olympics.

New York City for the 2020 Summer Games .
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Old 10-02-2009, 04:11 PM
 
Location: Fishers, IN
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It looks like the Olympics is only looking for big name international cities.
Atlanta?
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Old 10-02-2009, 04:12 PM
 
Location: Fishers, IN
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Honestly, I didn't think Chicago was the best city to send for the US.
Why?
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Old 10-02-2009, 04:14 PM
 
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How North America catch two L's, oh well, I think its good that Rio won, a South American City has never hosted the Olympics.

New York City for the 2020 Summer Games .
Neither has Antarctica!

Let's get their bid ready for 2020!
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