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The Winter Olympics were awarded for the first time to South Korea on Wednesday as the city of Pyeongchang was named as host of the 2018 Games.

 

Pyeongchang had been a persistent candidate after finishing second to Vancouver in voting for the 2010 Games and to Sochi, Russia, for the 2014 Olympics. It had built its candidacy for 2018 on a proposal to expand winter sports in the lucrative Asian market.

 

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Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/07/sports/2018-winter-olympics-go-to-south-korea.html?_r=1&partner=rss&emc=rss

 

Yay for Korea. Being full Korean, I'm glad. And plus it gives me an excuse to go back and visit, since I haven't been able to visit in a long time.

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SC2 Olympics would be pretty fun to watch. And Josh being Korean is news to me. Had no idea this whole time :o

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Fuck the korean speed skating team is going to fucking destroy. and if US beats them they will assassinate our team.

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I'm pretty sure it's news to everyone.

I can't remember mentioning it. :P

 

Where I live, it's so filled with koreans, every other race at our school knows some korean phrases.

 

This will be a fun Olympics year. :P

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