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Friday, August 15, 2008
The teams defense is that a sponsor asked them to pose this way so it's not the players who are racist, just the sponsor.
"One of our sponsors asked us to make, as a 'wink' to our participation in Beijing, an expression of Eastern eyes," he wrote. "We felt it was something appropriate and that it would always be interpreted as an affectionate gesture. ... Whoever wants to interpret something different, totally confused."