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RUSSIARadulov is radical! Golden again!
CANADASilver isn't a habit worth developing
SWEDENWe have a secret plot to take over Finland in 2012
UNITED STATESYes we can (come fourth)
FINLANDWe have a secret plot to take over Sweden in 2013
CZECH REPUBLICYou can Czech out any time you like, but you can never leave
LATVIACoincidence: Latvia's population is the same size as Vancouver's
BELARUSStart booking your Minsk hotel rooms for 2014
SWITZERLANDCan't blame Cooly
SLOVAKIA2002 was a long, long time ago
NORWAYThe polar bear survives for another year
FRANCESo if Sweden co-hosts with Finland, can we co-host with Spain?
DENMARKLess cream pastry next time
AUSTRIAThe rinks aren't alive with the sound of music
GERMANYInsert gratuitous Hans Zach reference here
HUNGARYWe're going to make Division I into goulash