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Were F1 Fans Right to Boo Nico Rosberg on the 2014 Belgian Grand Prix Podium?

For the second season in succession, the podium ceremony of a Belgian Grand Prix was greeted with boos. But this year it was Nico Rosberg, not Sebastian Vettel (for once), on the receiving end after the Mercedes driver collided with his teammate, Lewis Hamilton, on the second lap of the race. And unlike in 2013, there was no Greenpeace protest to lighten the mood. It is a pity that a venue as iconic, scenic and glorious as the legendary Spa Francorchamps circuit should be overcome with so much hostility. When Formula One visits a track such as Spa, Monza and Silverstone—to name just three which have stood the test of time in the era of so-called "Tilke-dromes"—you feel as if the grand prix weekends should be celebrations of all...

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