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Gent Six Day 2009 – Night Three


The Belgian papers covering the Gent Six Day are something else.

Whilst you do get superb cycling coverage; in yesterday’s ‘De Gentenaar’ we had to endure a colour photograph of a fatal road accident, complete with burnt out car and mangled push bike; a racist photo manipulation of Michelle Obama as a character from Planet of the Apes and images from a slaughterhouse, including a cow getting it’s head chopped off – I’ll stick with the Guardian.

Gent Six Day
The local paper, a mi