London's Olympic Headaches

London’s grumbling citizens go for the gold medal—in being bloody brassed off

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Hosting the Olympics isn’t all fun and games—as evidenced by London’s grumbling citizens, who seem to be going for the gold medal in being bloody brassed off. Here’s a look at the chaos imposed on local residents—from Hyde Park to Olympic Park.

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