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On 11/28/2021 at 6:22 AM, AustralianFan said:

The IOC Ethics Commission are now taking action:



This is laughable considering the IOC likely had knowledge of this back in the bidding process and the legacy of Rio is precisely the main reason why the IOC isn't going back to South America or even contemplating going to Africa for decades.

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Rio's facilities are largely being used today.

An easy test to verify this is to look up the various facilities like Maracanã, the Olympic Stadium, Deodoro Park, or the Olympic Park on Instagram and just look at the trove of photos visitors take.

It's not a perfect legacy, but it's a different picture than carefully-framed photos from 2016-17 would have you believe.

Six years on, Rio begins transforming venue into schools


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