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London Lands Olympics

The crowd in Trafalgar Square reacts to the news that London will host the Olympics. (AP)
A young Parisian can’t believe her city lost to London in the race to host the 2012 Olympics. (AFP/Getty Images)
A celebrant in Trafalgar Square wraps herself in the Union Jack after London is announced as the host of the 2012 Olympics. (AP)
Disappointed young Russians react to news that Moscow was eliminated in the race to host the 2012 Olympics. (AFP/Getty Images)
Jessica Rivkin, left, and her sister Katie listen to Olympic announcements from Singapore at Rockefeller Plaza in New York. (AFP/Getty Images)
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