Some Cool Stuff For The Beijing Olympics

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  1. Razerwire

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    I really want to visit china, after Olympic of course, can't imagine myself being squeeze to death by the mighty red armies if I walk on the street.
     
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    That's the PLA to you! :lol 
     
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    :lol 

    Did a wiki of PLA, sounds scary. But then, I kinda enjoy their propaganda posters, look funny as all faces, be it women or men, look like Mao.
     
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    that is lame they have JADE medals UGH
     
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    Why is it lame? I think they look great with the minimalist look and are very unique.
     
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    Neat, I actually like the jade/metal combo for the medal. Just don't show me the mascots.:p 
     
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    IMO nothing will beat the 2006 Olympic medals

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    Those look like scratched up CDs.
     
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    BMX racing is an olympic sport now? Neat.
     
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    The jade medals are awesome looking.
     
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    That they do.

    I like the jade medals, personally.
     
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    The jade medals are nice. I personally like the way the Bronze looks.
     
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    BEI BEI

    JING JING

    HUAN HUAN

    YING YING

    NI NI

    :p 
     
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    While I do appreciate that it spells out Bei Jing Huan Ying Ni (Beijing welcomes you,) I really am scared to see what they look like. China has a bad track record when it comes to mascots. :lol 
     
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    WHAT ?! You never seen the mascots before ?! It's been out like......last year or so !!1
     
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    They've been out that long?

    *Runs off to look*
     
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    *Runs back from searching*

    Oh my ... WTF?! :lol 
     
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    W.

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    Oh and another thing I'm fearing? The opening ceremony. I have a feeling that they're going to somehow incorporate modern Peking Opera into it. If they do, I am putting the tv on mute.

    Also, I can picture the lines of little children with caked on makeup with their fake smiles screaming "HUAN YING! HUAN YING!"
     

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