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Mon Aug 8, 2016, 08:51 PM Aug 2016

Why do you watch the Olympics? [View all]

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I am amazed, watching what these athletes do
1 (9%)
I like to cheer on my country to get more medals than others
1 (9%)
I get to watch shapely women/men guiltfree
1 (9%)
It brings people together from all over the world who have been working hard to get there. I like that spirit of the games
4 (36%)
The ads. Yay NBC!!!!!
0 (0%)
You are or have been an athlete, or your family or friends have been in athletics
1 (9%)
I follow a certain athlete or athletes
0 (0%)
They inspire me
0 (0%)
obligatory More than one of the above
3 (27%)
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Why do you watch the Olympics? [View all] uppityperson Aug 2016 OP
Academic interest malaise Aug 2016 #1
Admit it. You are waiting for BOLT! Lochloosa Aug 2016 #3
LOL malaise Aug 2016 #4
I like watching sports we seldom see in the USA. stopbush Aug 2016 #2
I like swimming. roamer65 Aug 2016 #5
athletic excellence edhopper Aug 2016 #6
I go from event to event Wednesdays Aug 2016 #7
it beats watching t-rump blowing hot air... chillfactor Aug 2016 #8
sorry, no tv. tried a few clips on youtube but the NBC motor mouths ruined everything nt msongs Aug 2016 #9
Voted for the amazing athlete thing GulfCoast66 Aug 2016 #10
Same as NASCAR-- to see a collision. Gidney N Cloyd Aug 2016 #11
Mostly for choices 1 and 4 KMOD Aug 2016 #12
Those little Speedos on the synchronized divers frazzled Aug 2016 #13
Pass. I don't. Nt bunnies Aug 2016 #14
All of the above, plus all the sports we rarely see in the US. procon Aug 2016 #15
Amazed at the atheletes Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Aug 2016 #16
Soccer. johnp3907 Aug 2016 #17
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