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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

#Olympics - Julie Foudy on the Englishman who wants to reward Fourth-place finishers at the Olympics with a medal, and is paying for them himself; Nightline asks Do you think there should be a fourth place medal at the Olympic games?; #London2012, @JulieFoudy, @JuJuChangABC, #Nightline


ABC News: ABC News Nightline Olympic correspondent Julie Foudy of ESPN on the Englishman who wants to reward Fourth-place finishers at the Olympics with a medal, and is paying for them himself; @Nightline asks "Do you think there should be a fourth place medal at the Olympic games?" August 7, 2012.
http://youtu.be/CRrHDK35AKI

Just more proof of why Julie Foudy is so very likable and reliable, besides knowledgeable and articulate -and unswervingly honest
Me, I'm a big fan of hers.

I think I'd rather listen to her than just about any other TV color commentator covering any other sport, except for Jim Palmer on baseball and Ron Jaworski on the NFL.

She was excellent on ESPN's Euro 2012 coverage from Poland and Ukraine

@Nightline asks "Do you think there should be a fourth place medal at the Olympic games?"
http://twitter.com/Nightline/status/233049579925426176

@JulieFoudy http://twitter.com/JulieFoudy
http://www.juliefoudyleadership.com/

ABC News @ABC http://twitter.com/ABC 

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