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Old 09-10-2019, 05:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Asuka View Post
Generally dictatorships aren't the best places to live in and would experience a talent drain to more open countries, unless of course the athletes are given incentives to stay there.
Didn't easily work for instance for the citizen of eastern block countries, especially those of the GDR. Some who flew were later killed in revenge by the Stasi.

ETA: so they had "incentives to stay there": Rifles to their heads.
And if my thought-dreams could be seen
They’d probably put my head in a guillotine

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