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April 24, 2012 2012 Olympics: Why Michael Phelps Could Never Match Epic 2008 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1136957-2012-olympics-why-michael-phelps-could-never-match-epic-2008?utm_source=newsletter_medium=newsletter_campaign=olympics
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