Worldview The Olympic Bidding Process And The Attempted Coup In Turkey July 19, 2016 50 min Jason Pryor is the only U.S. men's epee fencer competing at the Olympics in Rio. He is currently ranked 38th in the world. (Photo: via NPR) More content below this sponsor message On today's show: Chicago competed to host this summer’s Games but didn’t win the bid. Nowadays, cities are pulling out of bids. So is the bid worth it anyway? We get the rundown on Turkey.