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Column: Swifter, higher, stronger? Or just dumber?

Updated: February 13, 2013, 3:44 AM ET
Associated Press

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By JIM LITKE

AP Sports Columnist

The motto of "swifter, higher, stronger" says little about the Olympics these days and everything about the lengths to which the clueless fuddy-duddies at the IOC will go in pursuit of the almighty buck. At this pace, "The Bachelor" and "The Voice" will be locks for the 2020 Games.

Not so wrestling, which the IOC executive committee dropped in a secret vote Tuesday, opting to keep modern pentathlon and field hockey ...

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