Saturday, October 3, 2009
But a third Summer Games (LA, Atlanta...) in three decades? After US leaders snubbed world opinion for the better part of eight years? Because a popular new president spent a couple hours lobbying IOC delegates in Copenhagen? Up against an emerging world power (Brazil), on a continent (South America) that has never before hosted the Olympics?
Photo, by Jotman, shows awe-struck journalists at Obama's press conference at the London G20 summit.
Posted by Jotman on Saturday, October 03, 2009