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The British View

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

On the BBC this morning, there was a recap of the medal count. “Team GB,” as it is known here, is in third place in terms of Olympic gold medals (though in fourth place in total medals won). The commentator noted, with some bemusement, that the American Olympic contingent and the American press rank the participating countries’ performance by total medals – but we seem to be in the minority in that respect… Continue reading