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Brazil’s enthusiasm makes Rio more deserving of the games

As part of our Dueling Columnists debate, Qi Gu takes the side of Rio de Janeiro.

When Jacques Rogge announced Rio de Janeiro as the host city of the 2016 Olympics, President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva burst into tears. President Obama was on his flight back to D.C. And you, were in shock. But as a country eager for international recogn…