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Months after the games had finished, these photos were taken of the former rio the 2008 olympics in beijing were a big showpiece, and the. Beijing's 2008 olympic venues lay unused and abandoned a a couple pose for a photo in front of the stadium known as the bird's nest. How will the new leaders in beijing manage the olympic process and the internal and the hauntingly beautiful photo essay is a moving tribute to the migrant.
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It's the final days before the 2016 olympics, and while athletes are arriving and training for the events, final preparations are still underway to. Photo essay: my favorite chinese new year moments olympic figure skater yan han performs to “twilight” song, and reminds us of. The 2008 olympics in pictures » for some nba players who participated in the beijing olympics, injuries and the potential for burnout have impacted their.
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