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Indonesia Jumps Into The 2032 Summer Olympics Bidding Race

IOC needs new applicants.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHjNLN0YJds&t=4s   Indonesia is the first country that has thrown its hat in the ring and is bidding for the 2032 Summer Olympics....

Does Hosting The Olympics Make A City A Great Sports City?

A pro-Olympics take. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6L5Vhnf9zA   If you have ever been in Pittsburgh during the National Football League season, you are seeing one of the best sports cities...

A Word To Salt Lake City Olympic Proponents: Watch Your...

The Olympics event cost billions of dollars. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pfmepk4HOvs   You do wonder whether the proponents of bringing the 2030 Winter Olympics to Salt Lake City, Utah paid...

Did California Politicians Err In Putting Up A Half Billion Dollars...

Taxpayers on the hook. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bl889W2A4M0   Sometimes you wonder why politicians ever even think of spending public money on the Olympics. There are so many Olympics sized...

State Lawmakers Across The Country Are Tackling Sports Issues

Odds are good something will happen.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcEaPrvE9Lc&t=1s   State lawmakers around the country are back to work and for a number of them, sports gambling is a...

The Chase For The 2032 Summer Olympics Has Begun

And they are off. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nf5nytzv6U8   North Korea wants it, South Korea wants it. Indonesia wants it. They all want to host the 2032 Summer Olympics. For...

Professional And College Sports Has A Legalized Marijuana Problem As...

Major League Baseball, the National Hockey League, Major League Soccer, the National Football League along with Minor League Baseball, the American Hockey League, college sports and the National Basketball Association do business in Massachusetts and in Michigan.

Barry Maister Thinks Calgary Residents And Other Anti-Olympics Voters Are Uninformed

Arrogance at its worst. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tM9bBto0ppM&t=9s   Barry Maister is no fan of the Calgary voters who voted against having the 2026 Winter Olympics in their town. Who...

Calgary’s 2026 Winter Olympics Bid Is Done.

Calgary is gone.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idefpz3rUmg Unless members of the Calgary city council decide to ignore voters saying no, in a non-binding vote, to spending money on a...

Three Bad Olympic Candidates For The 2026 Winter Games

November 13 is fast approaching and, in a way, it might be the day that sports organizers and sports owners are dreading. Calgary voters will go to the polls, in a non-binding referendum, and decide if they want to help fund the Calgary 2026 Winter Olympics bid.