Archive for December, 2007

Today the TIME China blog commented on an announcement by the Beijing Environmental Protection Bureau that the city had been “awarded the Special Prize for Improvements to Air Quality and the third prize for Clean Transport”. It doesn’t mention who were on the judging panel…

Perhaps the judges were employing the same policy as teachers who reward troublesome students for turning up on time, or managing half their homework? Well done Beijing, keep working hard and perhaps the elite athletes of the world won’t boycott your Games!


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Though this site is not intended as a travel guide for those visiting the Olympics (we do not claim to be the highest authority in such matters) efforts will be made to include as much detail on tickets, how they’re being distributed, and how possible it is to attain them. Already this sounds like a contentious topic

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