posted on Apr, 7 2008 @ 10:39 AM
As I read this thread, I wondered, what group of people in their right mind, would think that China was a good place to hold the Olympics? So I went
to their site, the International Olympic Committee, and apparently they are having meetings this week in Beijing to discuss upcoming events. Here's a
little bit about what they think...
(What kind of rock do these people live under? Time for a new committee maybe?)
National Olympic Committees Gather In Beijing April 5-10th
...At a press conference following the Executive Council meeting, ANOC President and IOC member Mario Vázquez Raña said that his organization did
not have any major concerns as far as the upcoming Games were concerned, and that he expected even fewer problems as the Games drew closer. He added
to his comments by saying how confident he was that these would be marvelous Olympic Games.
... He concluded the media briefing by saying that he hoped that the Beijing Games would serve humanity, allowing for greater understanding between
the peoples of the world, and how these Games would also be of great benefit to China...