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2012 Summer Olympics

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Bram, May 15, 2012.

  1. Bram

    Bram
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #27 Staff Premium Member

    The 2012 Summer Olympic Games, will take place in London, England, United Kingdom, from 27 July to 12 August 2012.

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  2. James Johnson

    James Johnson
    The Weatherman

    Well this will be affecting me big time since i live between the Stadium and the Watersports up in Waltham Cross.
     
  3. Wish I could like it a 1000 times :)

    By FAR my most anticipated sporting event! Will follow it closely, and hopefully chat about it a lot here - obviously with my South African-tinted glasses :cool:
     
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  4. Bram

    Bram
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #27 Staff Premium Member

    I hope they fired the person that came up with the logo of this event. Must be by far the most ugly one ever used :D

    Would immediately believe it when someone said this was designed for the '36 Olympics in Berlin.
     
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  5. Yes, by a 3-year old :p

    Luckily the sport itself promises a lot.
     
  6. The only event I'll be following is the 50km walking race. :)
     
  7. Hiroshi Awazu

    Hiroshi Awazu
    Off Topic Moderator

    Well the London logo still looks better than what we had back in 2010.

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    I think my girlfriend's little girl created this or Pokey ate Gumby then barfed him up after eating a box of crayons :roflmao::roflmao::roflmao::D
     
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  8. Nice, wish I was that close to the events!

    In Africa we'll probably never see the Olympics... :cry:
     
  9. The Olympic Torch is being sold on Ebay with some fetching £150,000. In my opinion it's just a golden cheese grater..

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    Mm.. Cheese..!

    If you're looking for an Olympic Torch and you are on a tight budget then you should take a look at this, Read the description, It's amazing.

    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/replica-o...rabilia_ET&hash=item27c73faa47#ht_2804wt_1396

    "The offical torches are not as good as there made from metal and have lots of holes in them like an old datsun (probably) and they are a bit of a fire hazard when lit, my replica has a low carbon foot print and is suitable for vegetarians (to carry not eat)"
     
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  10. Caramidaru Andrei Bogdan

    Caramidaru Andrei Bogdan
    Mr. C Premium Member

    hope i can see all sprint runes,as i was a former sprinter:(
     
  11. James Johnson

    James Johnson
    The Weatherman

    You will see them in the wet! :p
     
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  12. Xosé Estrada

    Xosé Estrada
    Premium Member

    Time to watch a lot of sports I have no clue about and become an expert for 1 month :D
     
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  13. by a helicopter, or simply grab a V8 car, any jumps you see then take them ,and go weee accross london :D


     
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  14. James Johnson

    James Johnson
    The Weatherman

    LOL :D I wish! :p Could take my Virtual V8 Supercar from TPS. :p Oh BTW someone asked G4S if most of the security could speak English and they were like uhhhh no supposedly. :p
     
  15. i wonder what would happen if i dressed up as "bin laden" and went? im assuming the security would let me through :)
     
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  16. James Johnson

    James Johnson
    The Weatherman

    Probably and i would get searched like i do every time i go to the airport and i'm like the only person out of a group of people to get searched. :D
     
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  17. Only 10 more days! Let the games begin(almost)...

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  18. lol, the winning bid was 20.12
     
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  19. I am waiting badly of 2012 Olympics. I am big fan of Olympics..
     
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