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The costly distraction that is Vladimir Putin's Sochi Olympics
The good czar's $50 billion gift to the world — by far the most expensive Winter Olympics in history (Vancouver's cost about $7 billion all in) — has raised a number of eyebrows. An International Olympic Committee official, Gian Franco Kasper, has
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