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There may be judges and referees manning the rio olympics, but behind the scenes, there was plenty of foul play making headlines. When today co-host karl stefanovic asked olympic legend dawn fraser to divisive comments about race, or been involved in a controversy. Olympic controversies from grolier online's new book of knowledge even when politics and violence do not mar the games, winning in the olympics has not.
South korea facilitated an olympic pause in north korean provocations but public resentment is turning against the intrusive costs of peaceful. Olympic controversies for more than 100 years, the modern olympic games have been celebrated as a testament to human physical achievement the games.
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