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Gabby Douglas – True American success story

Gabby Douglas is a true American success story. By now just about everyone has heard of Gabby Douglas, the American gymnast who has won gold. She is really what America is all about. I’m not trying to paint this woman as some political star. Instead, America is about taking talent and developing it no matter where the talent is found. Gabby Douglas was 12 years old and living in Virginia. She was a talented gymnast. She saw the 2008 Olympics and decided that she had to train with Liang Chow, who also trained Shawn Johnson (2008 medalist). Chow lived in Iowa.

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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A Letter to America

The Thirteeneth Juror

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