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02-12-2010, 11:00 PM
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Now this is embarrassing.

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Oh yeah....

That is the ugliest cauldron ever.

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Broken hydraulics. Nice one.
I bet they will blame it on China and say that it was made in China... Canadian products can be just as bad...

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haha. well . I can't say that I really enjoyed that .

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also, LOL at the protesters. What exactly are they protesting?

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i saw an interview with one of the protesters before the ceremonies started but i didnt hear what they were trying to bring to light, anyone know who was protesting and why?

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I am guessing environmental concerns.

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The way this has been going. it wouldn't be shocking to see wayne tumble off the truck. Should have strapped the ol' boy in

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Is it just me, or should there be more security?

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That was awful

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Another chokejob in Vancouver. Is anyone really surprised?

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tons of plainclothes...

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I was wondering myself what people were protesting about, i was pointed to this website

http://www.thefiveringcircus.com/

This documentary talks about the 2010 games specifically.

The main points are economic, social and environmental sustainability.

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wow, how far away is this cauldron

i like how he just said when he was carrying the torch the flame extinguished twice. i thought the flame wasnt supposed to go out once it left greece

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Its like a scene out of dawn of the dead. All of the idiots running after the truck. embarrassing -- cops honking like morons haha. what a mess

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This part is very weird. Just...not very graceful, I guess.

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LOL is it just me or does the view from the helicopter make this look like the OJ Simpson chase?

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Not bad until the motorcade through all the crazies - what were they thinking about?

The most Olympian word that comes to mind is cluster***k

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02-12-2010, 11:14 PM
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Torch relay was not exactly up to the Olympic standard.

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Is it just me, or should there be more security?
Don't worry. Dave Semenko is in the back seat ready to take care of business (I "borrowed" this line).

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Only in Canada could Wayne Gretzky get a ride in a GMC truck to Supermans Fortress of Solitude while carrying the Olympic Flame

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also, LOL at the protesters. What exactly are they protesting?
I dunno. Spending $6B on games for a city with the worst drug/homelessness/poverty problems in North America?

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Only in Canada could Wayne Gretzky get a ride in a GMC truck to Supermans Fortress of Solitude while carrying the Olympic Flame

athletics at its best...

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