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A crying shame for S. Korean fencer

Updated: July 30, 2012, 7:54 PM ET
By Jim Caple

In a show of solidarity for the South Korean fencer, I am refusing to leave my pub until they reverse their decision and allow me to have another pint. Or perhaps two. After all, we must all stick together.

What a thing. South Korea's Shin Lam had just advanced to the gold medal match in the women's fencing epee semifinal when the officials said, "Hold on a second!" Literally.

They reset the clock from zero back to one second, giving Germany's Britta Heidemann ...

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