15If It Looks Like 'It And Smells Like 'It...

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In July of last year (2015), an Alternative Press independent study found that, "Olympic athletes are almost certain to come into contact with disease-causing viruses that in some tests measured up to 1.7 million times the level of what would be considered hazardous on a Southern California beach." Therefore it

should be little to no surprise that already in training, several athletes fell ill before the opening ceremonies. What is slightly more surprising is that athletes have complained the beach water literally smells like sewage. Meanwhile, back when Brazil's Rio de Janeiro was chosen to host this year's games, in 2009, there were supposed plans to have the triathlete beach of Copacabana and others pollution free by 2014, two years ago. You know what they say about the best laid plans of mice and mayor.

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