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This winter, the U.S. Speedskating team will have a very unusual logo on their suits, that of the Colbert Nation.

TV Colbert Olympics

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This past October, team’s original sponsor, DSB Bank, was forced to declare bankruptcy  by a Dutch Court, according to a report on

With competitions at the World Cup and the Winter Olympics quickly approaching and the loss of its financial backer for the past three years gone, the team was short $300,000.

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Written by Anna Gaynor

November 10, 2009 at 1:09 pm