London 2012

07.06.05

London has won the bid to host the 2012 Summer Olympics, beating out co-finalist Paris and an all-star competition that included New York, Moscow and Madrid.

Regardless of how they feel about the Olympics, there’s sure to be a lot of smug satisfaction in England today about having one more thing to stick in the collective ear of the French.

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1 John Palubiski 07.06.05 at 4:14 PM

I’ve heard that Chirac can’t attend.

By 2012 he’ll be behind bars……

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2 DaninVan 07.07.05 at 7:30 AM

I don’t think it’s the French ear that the Brits have in mind…

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