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Athens 2004

Commentary & Perspective

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Bob Kravitz

The Indianapolis Star

 

Americans have forgotten how to play as a team

August 16, 2004 | The truth is, we have forgotten the right way to play.

Americans receive warm reception - for now

August 13, 2004 | Americans were expected to be greeted by a terrible show of anti-American sentiment as they marched in Friday's Opening Ceremonies, but instead they received cheers - lots of them.

Olympics appeals to man's better nature

August 12, 2004 | The Olympics, for all their warts, remain as monuments to human potential and its essential goodness.

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MIKE LOPRESTI | Gannett News Service

Olympics 2004 were games of education, enlightenment

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IAN O'CONNOR | The (Westchester, N.Y.) Journal News

Biggest winner of 2004 Olympics: Greece

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CHRISTINE BRENNAN | USA TODAY

Athens scores satisfying win

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DAN BICKLEY | The Arizona Republic

Some U.S. women's teams put on best show in Athens

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LYNN HENNING | The Detroit News

U.S. basketball team has gone from stars to targets

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BOB KRAVITZ | The Indianapolis Star

It was Black Friday for U.S.

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