No America, You can’t claim Monica Puig’s Puerto Rico gold medal win as your own
Lynnette Cantos
20333

I think people forget the Olympic Committee isn’t a government agency, it’s just a gaming body. — So whether there was only 1 team, or 60 teams separate from the U.S. — The territory of that team gets to celebrate.

If Florida has its own team and wins gold, Oregon doesn’t get to say “Yes we did it.”

However, the people of Oregon can say “Well if we didn’t win it, then at least our sister State did.” — Thus we should have no issues when the Mainland cheers and celebrate with the Island.

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