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August 2, 2008

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Boring Boring Boring Glorious Boring Boring

Ugh. Enjoyed this long NYT piece on the swimmer Michael Phelps, but man, every time I read about Olympic training — or any super-high-level athletic training — it makes me pity the Olympians. What a monotonous routine. It’s like prison — except maybe you get a gold medal at the end.

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Posted August 2, 2008 at 11:44 | Comments (0) | Permasnark
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