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Love the Olympics. :thumbsup:


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This isn't taking off like I thought it would.

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This isn't taking off like I thought it would.

Because the Olympics suck.

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BurtReynolds wrote:
Kaius wrote:
This isn't taking off like I thought it would.

Because the Winter Olympics suck.


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olympic hockey is pretty great


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BurtReynolds wrote:
Kaius wrote:
This isn't taking off like I thought it would.

Because the Olympics suck.


No, they don't.


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I'm not die hard but I enjoy most of the Olympics. Skiing + shooting = Wut?

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olympic hockey is pretty great

Men's hockey, women's figure skating and crashes on snow and ice are the only things worth watching in the winter olympics.


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That's, like, all of it, potentially.

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surfndestroy wrote:
cutuphalfdead wrote:
olympic hockey is pretty great

Men's hockey is the only thing worth watching in the winter olympics.


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MattA75 wrote:
surfndestroy wrote:
cutuphalfdead wrote:
olympic hockey is pretty great

Men's hockey is the only thing worth watching in the winter olympics.

If you don't watch Curling you're missing out.

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Not flushing toilet paper is not that uncommon outside of the US. I've been to Mexico City a number of times for work and you couldn't flush toilet paper at the office bathroom.


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Not flushing toilet paper is not that uncommon outside of the US. I've been to Mexico City a number of times for work and you couldn't flush toilet paper at the office bathroom.

Yeah, but the facilities here are brand new. They very well could have installed a plumbing system that can handle toilet paper.


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I just found out there's another sport worth watching. Snowboarding terrain park is now an olympic event. This is the event Shaun White just pulled out of. Hell I've spent time watching this in the middle of a day snowboarding. I love watching insane people at work. Except for my kid, I had to stop watching him at about 13. That was our "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" family policy.


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I just found out there's another sport worth watching. Snowboarding terrain park is now an olympic event. This is the event Shaun White just pulled out of. Hell I've spent time watching this in the middle of a day snowboarding. I love watching insane people at work. Except for my kid, I had to stop watching him at about 13. That was our "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" family policy.

imma print this post out and examine it further when i get home

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surfndestroy wrote:
I just found out there's another sport worth watching. Snowboarding terrain park is now an olympic event. This is the event Shaun White just pulled out of. Hell I've spent time watching this in the middle of a day snowboarding. I love watching insane people at work. Except for my kid, I had to stop watching him at about 13. That was our "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" family policy.

imma print this post out and examine it further when i get home

i fully expect the mystery of that post to burrow through my cerebral cortex and render me vegetative

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Dog on the cross country ski track.

http://video.sport-express.ru/sochi2014/25630/


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Dog on the cross country ski track.

http://video.sport-express.ru/sochi2014/25630/

he will be sent to the gulag.

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