Originally Posted by DarkAztek
A lot of people, including certain presidential candidates, are really upset about China being able to host because of their human rights record. To an extent, I agree. However, the whole fucking point of the Olympics is to forget about bickering nations problems and just compete with the rest of the world. It's about the athletes and the human spirit. I hate to employ Godwin's Law here, but fucking Hitler hosted and everything turned out okay.
Hell, think of it as a chance to show up those Commie pinkos.
i agree... let's do this for the sake of sportsmanship. at least that's one thing people around the world can enjoy.
but we also can't deny the politics in sports. it's as red taped as governments are. there's too many issues concerning china and the Olympics.
I just hope no unnecessary and extreme actions will follow.