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Olympics 2012

Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by QCrisp, Jul 6, 2005.

  1. QCrisp

    QCrisp New Jack

    Joined: Feb 27, 2004 Messages: 90 Likes Received: 0
    45 minutes until judgement day

    I have a feeling that if we win the bid you could kiss the illegal Graffitti scene away until 2015. i'll be like 35ish then, I am very depressed.

    Somebody please make it all better and convince me that winning the olympics will not mean the end of the Lndon Graff scene as we know it.
    (i'm not talking about trains because they never run them anyway)

    Am i just being a big crybaby?

    God i wish i was born in 1970 things would have been so different
     
  2. wiseguy

    wiseguy Elite Member

    Joined: Mar 1, 2002 Messages: 2,543 Likes Received: 1
    sorry, but yeah. shit like the olympics means gentrification on mass scale (happened in sydney in a big way prior to 2000 from what i heard).
     
  3. QCrisp

    QCrisp New Jack

    Joined: Feb 27, 2004 Messages: 90 Likes Received: 0
    Shit , 7 minutes to go.

    I haven't had rushes like this since i used to go raving.
     
  4. QCrisp

    QCrisp New Jack

    Joined: Feb 27, 2004 Messages: 90 Likes Received: 0
    Bollocks.


    :shook: :shook: :shook: :shook: :shook: :shook:
     
  5. wiseguy

    wiseguy Elite Member

    Joined: Mar 1, 2002 Messages: 2,543 Likes Received: 1
    oh well, when you get lemons...
     
  6. wiseguy

    wiseguy Elite Member

    Joined: Mar 1, 2002 Messages: 2,543 Likes Received: 1
    they were saying on the news that they were going to completely redevelop the east end. the cgi renditions slooked pretty drastic. shit hey...
     
  7. Overtime

    Overtime Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Apr 22, 2003 Messages: 13,986 Likes Received: 311
    yeah, london won, but what other cities were in the running...
     
  8. andy

    andy Junior Member

    Joined: Aug 24, 2004 Messages: 171 Likes Received: 0
    paris, new york, madrid, moscow.

    ...in the end it was a straight london vs paris, and london took it. why change the habit of a lifetime? :lol:
     
  9. iloveyoursister

    iloveyoursister Senior Member

    Joined: Jan 4, 2005 Messages: 1,025 Likes Received: 0
    [​IMG]This is what Skew wrote about the 2000 olympics in sydney.
    Hopefully it's something like that there.
     
  10. Locofanclub

    Locofanclub Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 3, 2002 Messages: 5,228 Likes Received: 0
    Expect new trains,new lines,new tubes......new security,excess buffing,negativity like not before!!!! London Village,the 2012 City,the Olympic City.
     
  11. SPORTO

    SPORTO Senior Member

    Joined: Jan 6, 2005 Messages: 1,086 Likes Received: 10
    On a political note:


    Its all about the Euro.

    Hundreds of thousands of Europeans traveling
    to britain to see or partake in the Olympics
    will have to change their euros into the
    good old British pound.


    Not in 2012 they fuck'n won't.
     
  12. andy

    andy Junior Member

    Joined: Aug 24, 2004 Messages: 171 Likes Received: 0
    new Big Met stock. :yum:

    honestly i think the city will unrecognisable to us as we know it now, come 2012. the population of t'Village was set to increase by 700,000 by the end of the decade anyway, for example.

    we've had Thatchers (yuppie) London, IRA London, Blairs Southwark lol, i think it will change massively in seven years... Olympic London...

    as for graf, we'll just have to see. Malcolm Glazer will probably be running the tube, wonder if he'll take kindly to some 'Fuck Man United' insides? :lol:
     
  13. the infamous one

    the infamous one New Jack

    Joined: Oct 22, 2004 Messages: 26 Likes Received: 0
    shit guys it isnt that bad lol, so what if theres more buffing, that means we rock harder, more street bombing, and if i have my way with it ill be doing 6 colour burners on the street
     
  14. droptheknife

    droptheknife Member

    Joined: Feb 29, 2004 Messages: 481 Likes Received: 0
  15. Locofanclub

    Locofanclub Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 3, 2002 Messages: 5,228 Likes Received: 0
    With whats happened this morning,fuck the Olympics...People dont desrerve to die with bombs.
     
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