SPAIN

NO 2016 SUMMER OLYMPICS FOR CHICAGO

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Take one last look at Abraham Lupus Frohman III, because he's going into the mothballs.

THE BARACK STEADY

OBAMA MAKES HIS PITCH TO THE IOC FOR 2016

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Unlike <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2009/07/mlb-was-not-a-fan-of-obamas-sox-jacket">Barack Obama's ceremonial first pitch in St. Louis</a> this past summer, America's 44th president put his pitch for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

CHICAGO 2016

OBAMA PIMPS CHICAGO FOR 2016 OLYMPICS

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So Barack Obama had what I'm told was a fencing demonstration, and not a sci-fi convention, on the White House lawn yesterday.

OLYMPICS

2016 OLYMPIC SITES GET THE ONCE-OVER

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The International Olympic Committee has reviewed the four final candidate cities for the 2016 Summer Olympics.

OLYMPICS

I JUST SAVED CHICAGO TEN MILLION DOLLARS

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So everyone made a big stink over the weekend that the group trying to bring the Olympics to Chicago in 2016 <a href="http://weblogs.newsday.com/sports/columnists/jimbaumbach/blog/2009/02/chicago_willing_to_spend_10_mi.html">was parceling out $10.5 million</a> to spend on development for an Olympic mascot.




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