posted on Jul, 13 2012 @ 04:46 AM
Whoa! Hang on a minute... what a pointless and idiotic remark from Mr. Reid.
Ok, so the garments are made in China. But, they are made for pennies in China and the price to the Olympic team is set by the American supplier.
Isn't this true American Capitalism at work, and an example of the wonderful offshoring system for creative profit making that has made America
great, and a select few very rich?
If Mr. Reid feels that way, surely he should also be calling for the destruction of all the widescreen TV's, ipads, ipods, iphones and a host of
other consumer goods manufactured overseas? I don't think he has thought this through, which makes him look like an idiotic and jingoistic little
After all, the Olympics is now about the money making opportunities, brand marketing, copyrighting and image making as much as the sporting prowess of