Chicago doesn't need Games

Let this "Dream Team" of sports personalities make the bid for the Windy City

Originally Published: September 29, 2009
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

Forget Oprah. Tell the first lady to stay home and keep the president with her.

Oprah and Michelle Obama were bad enough, and sure to charm the IOC into submission. But now we've got President Obama going to Copenhagen to make the pitch for Chicago's Olympic bid? That's like bringing in Mariano Rivera in the ninth ... of the Little League World Series.

This is very bad news for the anti-Olympics folks in Chicago, the ones who don't want their city to be encumbered ...

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