Costumed performers move through symbols of Russian folk arts at Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia, during the Opening Ceremony for the Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
Costumed performers move through symbols of Russian folk arts at Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia, during the Opening Ceremony for the Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT) MCT
Costumed performers move through symbols of Russian folk arts at Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia, during the Opening Ceremony for the Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT) MCT

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