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Condem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-23-08 08:46 PM
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Olympic Mens Marathon Spoiler
Who gives a shit- from Kenya.
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BadgerKid Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-23-08 08:51 PM
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1. That'd be....
Wanjiru. He was a machine, I tell ya. If it weren't for NBC breaking in with commericals every few minutes, we could have seen the decisive moment leading to the victory. I'm ticked.
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Condem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-23-08 08:53 PM
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2. Every 5 minutes, it seemed , Badger
I thought the marathon always concluded the Olympics. Wha'apppened?
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BadgerKid Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-23-08 08:56 PM
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3. Men's marathon (live) was last, but NBC is showing taped coverage now. n/t
Edited on Sat Aug-23-08 08:56 PM by BadgerKid
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Condem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-23-08 08:58 PM
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4. No, Badger
We still got mens hoop, water polo and what else?
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BadgerKid Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-23-08 09:13 PM
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5. Hmmm. You're right.
Sorry. I was led to believe by another web site that the marathon was the final event, but the NBC web site says there is competition through mid-afternoon (Beijing time, of course).

http://www.nbcolympics.com/resultsandschedules/index.ht...

have fun! :hi:
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Condem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-23-08 09:16 PM
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6. It used to be run into the stadium..
just before the Closing Ceremonies. Dramatic.
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