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Because Hitler wanted just a race of Arians, but Jesse Owens comes along and destroys that by winning 4 gold medals but the Germans still got the most medals and also one of Hitlers' friends betrayed him but becoming friends with Jesse.

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Q: What did Jesse Owens do to embarrass Hitler at the 1936 Berlin Olympics?
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