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Monaco's Summer Olympics In Beijing

 
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Posted 04/15/2008   11:24 am  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add bobby131313 to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Monaco has issued two stamps for the upcoming - and somewhat controversial - summer Olympics in Beijing,China.

Pictured alongside a traditional Chinese pagoda are six sports events and a symbol called "Dancing Beijing" - a human figure running to celebrate victory.

The figure is similar to the Chinese character "Jing", which appears in the name of the host town.

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Posted 04/15/2008   9:33 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add laswabbie to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Controversial is right! It's too bad we can't separate politics from sports. In any case, they are a striking issue. I like the simplicity of the two color approach.
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