U.S. Men's Gymnastics Team Takes Silver

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The U.S. men's gymnastics team poses with their silver medals in Athens, August 16, 2004.

The U.S. men's gymnastics team poses with their silver medals for team competition in Athens, August 16, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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The United States men's gymnastics team wins silver in the team competition — the first American medal in the event since 1984. The men's team from Japan turns in a thrilling performance to edge out the Americans for the gold. Hear NPR's Renee Montagne and NPR's Tom Goldman.

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