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    Jeez.. GB/England rarely do anything better than the Aussies, and when they do you still hear sour grapes.. Insane..
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    TBF there's haven't been any sour grapes from any of the Aussie posters that actually have brains
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    I was until I noticed that over 60% of 'our' Olympians were public school educated and the vast majority of 'our' success arrived in 'sports' which the majority of citizens in the UK (let alone in the rest of the developing and third world) are economically/socially unable to participate in. 'Our' success in what I would deem 'proletarian' events wasn't that impressive. I believe on the track the Cubans and Belarusians outperformed team GB...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Langeveldt View Post
    Jeez.. GB/England rarely do anything better than the Aussies, and when they do you still hear sour grapes.. Insane..
    From one person....
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    Kate Ellis: you would, wouldn't you?
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    probably

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    Definitely happy. For 22 million people, we went great, second on the adjusted medal tally - that is where they match medals to population. We did well in the pool with the women, but no other areas were stand outs to me. Still very happy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    Kate Ellis: you would, wouldn't you?
    in all liklehood, yes.

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