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First Lady Michelle Obama greets gymnast Nadia Comaneci, her husband gymnast Bart Connor, left, Paralympic athlete Linda Mastandrea, center-right , and other former Olympians before the Chicago 2016 Dinner in Copenhagen, Denmark, Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2009. From left in the background; athletes Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Bob Berland, David Robinson, Dr. Edwin Moses and Mike Conley. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

 

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  • prepress_monkey 6y

    I hope Rio gets it. Sorry.
  • Unalienable Rights by GOD- not Executive Order 6y

    Anyone here know what the word "SACRIFICE" means?

    Michelle Obama thinks she has made a sacrifice to travel to Copenhagen to pitch for her cronies in Chicago for the Olympics.
    Ohhh myyy that woman is full of herself...LOL

    In her speech in Copenhagen today, First Lady Michelle Obama said her trip to Denmark, along with the travel of her "dear friend" and "chit-chat buddy" Oprah Winfrey, as well as tomorrow's visit by President Obama, is a "sacrifice" on behalf of the children of Chicago and the United States.
  • The Blackbird 6y

    I hope no one gets it.
  • {}+*^ 6y

    @ Vittles....ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ.....
  • Ronah Lee 6y

    " " " (Dittos)
  • Raluca 6y

    Felicitari Nadia! Still our best girl.
  • Karlen. 6y

    David Robinson looks much taller than on basketball court.
    Man he is tall.
  • Wayne Camlin 6y

    How much is this boondoggle costing us?
  • Chris Coleman 6y

    Good luck team!
  • Mary 6y

    genuinely warm!
  • Bon Royale 6y

    Camlin, I don't know the exact amount, but I think it costs far less than daily expenses in Iraq war. This bid, if successful, is actually gonna boost the economy when the games start in 2016 or whenever it's starting. In other words, it has the potential to pay for the expenses used to secure the whole thing. I see this as a wiser way to use money than using it to fight in Iraq.
  • Lorenzo Morgoni 6y

    Hey mr. Moses, which direction are you looking in? :D Big respect to him, one of the best athletes of all times.
  • Karlen. 6y

    Bon Royale, this trip is not about Olympic Games. It's all about Valerie Jarrett and her connections with businesses in Chicago area.
    Follow the money and you'll see that.
  • Karlen. 6y

    Obama goes to IOC, bashes USA, and previous admin because, as he said, it's all about him and his election, and then expect people say YES to US.
    I want Olympic games in US but not this way.
    You don't bash your family at your neighbour's house.
  • Wayne Camlin 6y

    She definitely looks like she is sacrificing a lot!
  • thebronze 6y

    Nadia looks HOT!!!!

    What's she doing talking to RuPaul?
  • Marple Rosenow 6y

    I didn't think I could meet Nadia Comaneci here.
    I was a fan of her in Montreal Olympic.
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