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Paul Ryan on Romney and the Olympics.

Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan delivers the key note address during the third day of the 2012 Republican national convention. Photograph: Getty Images.

He turned around the Olympics at a time when a great institution was collapsing under the weight of bad management, overspending, and corruption — sounds familiar, doesn't it?

Paul Ryan claims Mitt Romney single-handedly saved the Olympic movement.