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Published: Saturday, Feb. 22 2014 12:00 a.m. MST

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Pleasant Grove, UT

RE: "The warm reception the Jamaicans received in Sochi stood in stark contrast to the shrugs and indifference they receive at home, where Usain Bolt and the sprinters rule the sports roost and soak up all the local sponsorship money available."

If you don't have the emotional and financial support of your own people in the Winter Olympics, why compete? Sure, we all had a few laughs and everyone else in the world is charmed by a tropical country producing a bobsled team, but let's leave it at that.

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