Why aren't the Olympics in Chicago?

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago
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    Or NYC

    Incredibly the two greatest cities in America have never hosted an Olympics

    Apparently the IOC is more corrupt than either of those two cities are.

    Despite the fact that NYC and Chicago could host the summer Olympics w/o building anything new such a common sense and fiscally prudent approach would deny the IOC the vig that they get from new construction

  • 7 years ago

    I saw a news story on it a while ago. It doesn't bring as much revenue as you would think. People living in Chicago don't want it there because their jobs get shut down for a few days and they have to pay to set stuff up. The tourism doesn't exactly pay off. Sorry I can't remember the specific details.

  • 7 years ago

    Because Chicago is a very corrupt city.

  • 7 years ago

    They can be in only one place at a time.

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    Because London won it this year

  • 7 years ago

    Because they are in London,

  • RJC
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    Because obama screwed the pooch.

  • 7 years ago

    Because they are not ...

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