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From Cheers to Jeers

Original post made by John Naber, another community, on Feb 21, 2010

For the past ten days, every staff member and volunteer at the venues has been gracious and friendly, and that attitude seemed to be rubbing off on the local spectators. Everyone was smiling, and if the Canadian fans did not have an athlete in the finals, likely as not, they’d cheer for the American. In the past few days, however, the US medal count has been embarrassingly generous, and the gracious attitude of the locals on the street has been hard to maintain.

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