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America's Athletes

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jake bowman

on 22 April 2010

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America's Athletes American Dream the opportunity and freedom for all citizens to achieve their goals and become rich and famous if only they work hard enough Winter Olympics U.S.

Germany

Canada

Norway

Austria

Russia 9

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14

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3 15

13

7

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5 13

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7 Gold Silver Bronze 2010 Winter Olympic Medal Count Summer Olympics U.S.

China

Russia

Great Britain

Australia

Germany Overall Medal Leaders 2008 36

51

23

19

14

16 38

21

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10 36

28

28

15

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15 110

100

72

47

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41 37

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14 Gold Silver Bronze U.S.- 2196 total - 897 gold 900 more 400+ All time Winter Olympic Medal count What is an Athlete? A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance, that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those performed in competitive contexts. Athlete Warrior- "Superhuman"


Hero- Role models

Sports in the World U.S.A vs The World:

Backgrounds
Teams
Popularity
Pride
Money

Media Influences “Super Humans”

People are Materialistic

$ America Fails as a Team American Dream

fall to Greed America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses.
- Woodrow Wilson
I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him. ~Abraham Lincoln

What is the essence of America? Finding and maintaining that perfect, delicate balance between freedom "to" and freedom "from." ~Marilyn vos Savant, in Parade
poor to successful
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