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  •  FIFA is the least socialist group ever (2+ / 0-)
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    slowbutsure, ER Doc

    Their passion for oligarchy makes Ron Paul look like Karl Marx.

    •  Yeah, I never paid attention before. (1+ / 0-)
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      Good luck in Quatar in 4 years!

      ...Son, those Elephants always look out for themselves. If you happen to get a crumb or two from their policies, it's a complete coincidence. -Malharden's Dad

      by slowbutsure on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 12:51:50 PM PDT

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      •  Qatar might lose the 2022 World Cup... (2+ / 0-)
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        Nedsdag, slowbutsure

        ...given the under-the-table deals and double-dealing that was uncovered in several exposés that have hit the news worldwide; not to mention the atrocious near-slave-labor conditions of the workers building the arenas (Jeremy Schaap reported on this aspect of the scandal for ESPN), many of whom have either died or killed themselves.

        The 2018 World Cup is in Russia.

        •  Figures that if I had heard about the dealing (0+ / 0-)

          it would be pretty big.  It's too hot to play there in the summer; were they going to AC the stadiums?  Seems crazy.

          ...Son, those Elephants always look out for themselves. If you happen to get a crumb or two from their policies, it's a complete coincidence. -Malharden's Dad

          by slowbutsure on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 04:16:35 PM PDT

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