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   “What are Olympic medals–physically–worth?”

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   According to Roger Schlueter, the Answer Man, not much and this is especially true of the Bronze. Rather than single out details, click on the address below and see for yourself. (The price he attaches to gold is the value on Aug. 15, 2016.) The weight of all of Phelps medals around his neck would increase his weight by about 30 pounds, says Schlueter.

http://www.bnd.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/answer-man/article95816867.html