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mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Antok » Mon Mar 31, 2008 3:15 pm

President Felipe Calderon of Mexico has announced that Mexico will not participate in the Beijing Summer Olympics. He stated:
"Casi cada uno que puede correr, saltar, o la nadada ha salido ya del pais."
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Jimbop » Mon Mar 31, 2008 4:47 pm

And that means what in English? heh
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Goofydoofy » Mon Mar 31, 2008 4:50 pm

That is because the Olympic Commitee denied Mexico's request to have a Mexican Jumping Bean high jump competition added to the events.
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Antok » Mon Mar 31, 2008 5:00 pm

because pretty much all of those who can run, jump, or swim, have already left the country.
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby bill » Mon Mar 31, 2008 5:50 pm

haha shouldn't this be in the humor section?

You get +5 points for making me think this was a serious thread ;)
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Horcrux » Mon Mar 31, 2008 10:48 pm

On an actual note, there are many Olympic athletes who refuse to go to Beijing to compete because of the pollution.
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Antok » Mon Mar 31, 2008 10:52 pm

Horcrux wrote:On an actual note, there are many Olympic athletes who refuse to go to Beijing to compete because of the pollution.

as well as their godawful human rights record
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Meso » Mon Mar 31, 2008 11:44 pm

just one thing to say to mexico - :finger
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Worff » Tue Apr 01, 2008 12:46 am

Antok wrote:
Horcrux wrote:On an actual note, there are many Olympic athletes who refuse to go to Beijing to compete because of the pollution.

as well as their godawful human rights record


Haha yeah you might get caned in public or something.
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Antok » Tue Apr 01, 2008 1:25 pm

Worff wrote:
Antok wrote:
Horcrux wrote:On an actual note, there are many Olympic athletes who refuse to go to Beijing to compete because of the pollution.

as well as their godawful human rights record


Haha yeah you might get caned in public or something.

that's singapore =(
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Serano » Sat Apr 05, 2008 9:09 am

Singapore is great. great standard of living in that country and a great ally of the US in the region.
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Goofydoofy » Sat Apr 05, 2008 3:37 pm

WTF!! No donkey show now for the closing ceramonies?!?
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Re: mexico dropped out of the olympics!

Postby Worff » Sat Apr 05, 2008 4:46 pm

Antok wrote:that's singapore =(


Oh yeah China just shoots you.
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