Photos: Beijing Snapshots

Starbucks, Celtics jerseys . . . where are we again?
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  August 9, 2008

Beijing 2008
Photo: Sara Faith Alterman

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  • The Olympic (shell) games
    It’s been 13 years since the pageantry and spectacle of the Summer Olympic Games — and the mythical economic boon that goes with it — has graced US soil. But we’ll find out next week if, in a secret-ballot vote in Europe, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will award the 2016 Games to Chicago, the American city competing for the bid.
  • Chinese democracy
    With Beijing 2008 finally at hand, China’s Tibetan occupation remains Hollywood’s cause célèbre .
  • Beijing bounce
    All three candidates declared that if the Chinese don’t change their attitudes about Tibet in a hurry, President George W. Bush should boycott the opening ceremony of the Olympics in Beijing.
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