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2008 Summer Games

2007 -- The Year that Time Forgot

Matt Stewart | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Matt Stewart

It's only natural that after our most recent 12-month carnival, 2007 would seem relatively blah. Every now and then, history lays an egg. What happened in 1957? 1910? 1887-1897?

My Beijing 2008: Arrival in the Host City

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Miah

At each of the five Games I've attended, I've found myself beguiled by trying to work out what it all means for the host nation. For China, it's a slightly different story.

China Opens Up -- Sort Of

Zachary Karabell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Zachary Karabell

After months of uncertainty, the Chinese government finally relented and will allow camera crews and foreign reporters during the Olympics to roam around Beijing and do street shots.

Beijing Olympics From A to Z

The Guardian | Tom Lamont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

J is for Jackie Chan As well as being an official ambassador of the Olympics (and owner of a Segway dealership that will provide a fleet of the uprig...

Getting in Shape to Watch the Olympic Games: A Five-Week Plan for the Intellectually Curious Mouse Potato

Jeffrey Wasserstrom | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeffrey Wasserstrom

Assuming that people heading to Beijing have already been getting ready mentally, this regimen is for those who want to be informed consumers of Olympic broadcasts.