Owe-lympics

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Owelympics | Nickname | The 2010 Winter Olympics are nicknamed the Owe-lympics, because…you know, debt. Finding an exact dollar amount is tricky because “there was never a full and proper forecast or accounting of the costs government incurred”- Rabble. Go figure. No big deal.

Usage: “After watching the Sochi debacle, I don’t feel so bad about Vancouver’s Owe-lympics…”

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