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  1. Aug. 24: Beijing Bureau closing down

    As the Summer Games came to a close on Sunday, some of our staff weighs in one last time before heading home from Beijing: From senior writer Jim Caple: I could say my most lasting memory of the Olympics was watching the cycling race at t...

    Blog | Conversation | August 24, 2008
  2. Aug. 15: The Great (and painful) Wall

    From senior writer Jim Caple: JUYONGGUAN -- The warning sign was clear, even if the grammar wasn't. "Heart cerebral disease sufferers ascend the Great Wall to please watch for. BE CAREFUL." What you don't appreciate about the Great Wall o...

    Blog | Conversation | August 16, 2008
  3. Aug. 11: Presidential delay

    From senior writer Jim Caple: Mao's portrait still dominates outside the Forbidden City, but if you wanted a lesson in modern world relations and economics, a better location on Monday afternoon was the Wukesong sports complex, where the Ol...

    Blog | Conversation | August 11, 2008
  4. One (bad) moment in time

    Jim Caple

    The nightly medals ceremony held in Piazza Castello is a well-done, occasionally stirring occasion, and it was especially so Sunday night, thanks to heavy snow, thunder and lightning, creating a fabulous winter atmosphere in the baroque plaza. And ...

    Blog | Conversation | February 19, 2006
  5. More to it than Zeus and Apollo

    Brian Church

    Our correspondent, Brian Church, honors the day of rest (and his namesake) with a brief discussion of Greek religion.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2004
  6. Give 'em Hellas

    Jim Caple

    Can you picture these guys playing baseball for Greece in the Olympics? Hey, all you need is a little talent and an ancestor who left Athens on a Westbound steamer.

    Story | Conversation | January 05, 2004