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SOCHI, Russia - Each time an Olympics approaches, the ideal is articulated once more: The true spirit of the games, those who oversee them say, brings humanity together to promote amity and athletic excellence. It is most certainly not a place for the affairs of nations and vested interests to play out on a global stage.
SOCHI, Russia - The sun's out. The athletes are ready. Let's get this show started.