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Olympic notes

Beijing a tough ticket

By John Powers
Globe Staff / January 1, 2008

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Despite the horror stories about heat, humidity, and pollution, the whole world still wants to go to Beijing for the Olympics. With the Games more than seven months off, tickets are difficult to find. There's so much demand that the organizers, who had planned to sell three-quarters of their supply to Chinese residents, will offer half to foreigners. (Full article: 1065 words)

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