The British Olympic Association (BOA), ever vigilant about the health safety of our nation's athletes, have come up with a "terrific wheeze" to keep our athletes safe.
The BOA have banned them from shaking hands with rivals and dignitaries at the London Olympics, lest some bug be passed on.
Given that other teams are not advised about handshakes, does this not make the BOA look rather ridiculous?
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