Tourists snap pictures outside the Beijing Olympic venues known as the "water cube" and the "bird's nest."
Tourists snap pictures outside the Beijing Olympic venues known as the "water cube" and the "bird's nest." Tim Johnson / MCT
Tourists snap pictures outside the Beijing Olympic venues known as the "water cube" and the "bird's nest." Tim Johnson / MCT

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