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Old 01-31-2012, 04:41 PM   #19
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Default Re: Super Bowl In London?

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Originally Posted by InspiredLebowski
The public funding that it takes to build the new stadiums you need to get the Super Bowl and all the other costs with putting on the event mitigate the profits. It's 99% a prestige "we're a big time city" thing, not economic.
it is def economic...you think Dallas made a new stadium just to say "our dick is bigger than yours"?

nope...it is to attract $$$

yeah part of that is to look better as a city, but the entire reason behind that is for the city and the local economy to grow.
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