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  •  There's not going to be any boycott. (2+ / 0-)
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    blueoasis, Ian Reifowitz

    After three straight Olympiads of significant boycotts ('76, '80 and '84), the IOC put into a place a rule that stated that if a country boycotts the Olympics in one Olympiad, that country would be barred from participating in the next Olympiad. No country is going to risk missing out on two straight Olympics.

    Muslims and tigers and bears, oh my!

    by JDsg on Sun Sep 01, 2013 at 06:05:40 PM PDT

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