Another Olympic Scandal – Tokyo – Shows Games Belong in Athens

FILE - In this March 5, 2015 file photo, Japan's National Stadium is dismantled for the renovation for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama, File)

Well, another four years between Olympics means it’s been too long to savor another scandal around money-grubbing corrupt officials who couldn’t lift a discus, never mind throw one, and who use The Games to enrich themselves and desecrate what the event used to stand for.

This time it’s around the 2020 Games in Tokyo, which had the games in 1964 and won them a second time in a 2013 vote over Istanbul, which Greece calls Constantinople (love to see Greek TV …

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2 Comments

  1. That is correct, but if the structures were permanent they’d only have to be built once and maintained and every four years would bring a boom in revenue …

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