Friday, December 27, 2013

In 1980 the US boycotted the Olympics because the Soviet Union was in Afghanistan.  In 2014 the US is participating in the the Olympics despite being in Afghanistan. 

7 comments:

Thomas Stone said...

It's different this time.

Rob Dawg said...

Yup. In 1980 we were an empire.

Anonymous said...

From Freedom Fighters to Freedom Fries.
Sporkfed

Cinco-X said...

Rob Dawg said...Yup. In 1980 we were an empire.

So were they...

Cinco-X said...

Anonymous Anonymous said...
Sporkfed


Why not just get a handle? That said, welcome aboard...How's the weather down there?

Rob Dawg said...

Of course the Olympics are entirely different as well. We can monetize anything!

josap said...

Not sure why any country wants to host the Olympics. Money spent and lost for very little return long term.