Olympic Medals

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  1. I couldn't help noticing that all the shooting medals went to whites, whilst those for sprinting went to...

  2. in_the_cheapseats

    in_the_cheapseats LE Moderator

    very fast runners?
  3. was that a sprinting error?

    Fetch my topper and cape old boy.
  4. No. Sprinters.
  5. Doesn't matter who gets what medal, they'll all be coming home to MBE, OBE, Knighthoods etc any way
  6. in_the_cheapseats

    in_the_cheapseats LE Moderator

    At least they will have earned it the hard way rather than the sop to the c list celebs that Labour normally hands them out to
  7. I heard this morning that the Aussies were "complaining" that our medals came from "sitting down" events!
    Everyone is a critic.
  8. What.......... like swimming. :?
  9. They say that when the Australian team plane landed at Beijing Airport you could hear the whining long after they had turned the engines off.

    Swimcap ....... waterbuss!
  10. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Book Reviewer Good Egg (charities)

    I think the chap on 'Mock the Week' put it rather well. We win lots of medals at things that afro-caribbean men can't afford to do!

    Sadly the Yanks' policy of stripping the Caribbean of promising athletes seems to have been shot down by Jamaica.
  12. There is but one God.
  13. My bold

    Bugger... been beaten to it.

    Wish I had a quicker connection. :x
  14. Aussies are worst losers in the entire world.