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Para Games not on Telli Again

Network TV Drops The Ball……Again
Paralympics will not be televised in the U.S.

by Gary Norris Gray, garyngray@blackathlete.com
POSTED: Sep 8, 2008

CALIFORNIA — A month ago many Americans watched the Summer Games in Beijing, China on television. 496 more words

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Beijing Summer Games for Para Athletes

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Network TV Drops The Ball……Again

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By Gary Norris Gray
Sep 8, 2008 – 9:52:00 PM

CALIFORNIA — A month ago many Americans watched the Summer Games in Beijing, China on television. 497 more words

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Two-time Olympian dies after being struck by taxi

Torino 2006 Olympic City Brochures by Andy Miah
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Burry Stander, 25, directly missed out on a medal at the London Olympics, being available in 5th in the guys ‘s cross country event. 156 more words

My Olympic viewing - Day 11: Beijing beaten, BBC blunders, Hoy Hooray

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Olympic Games: The Final Countdown

Well, we have finally arrived at the day of the Opening Ceremony for the Olympic Games and millions around the world are now enjoying a final countdown of the hours and minutes that remain before the event gets underway. 339 more words

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Office Olympics

Fridays seems to have developed a little theme, depending which way you look at it. Either it’s a “Funny Friday”, or it is “Disability Day”. So, let’s see how long I can keep the theme going, and which way each week goes. 340 more words

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Mystery surrounds Olympic champion who fell to his death

By Bernard Momanyi

NAIROBI — The death of a Kenyan marathon champion, first thought accidental, has been tarred by suspicions of suicide, accusations of murder, and reports that the star became a hard-drinking adulterer after winning gold in Beijing. 716 more words

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