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For the next two weeks, Slate's going to be Twittering like mad about the Olympics and the surrounding hootenanny. Keep coming back to this page to read our 20 latest tweets, which will automatically update below. You can also follow us at, and you can read more about our Twitter experiment here. (Note: The Internet Explorer refresh problem has been fixed. Please refresh often to get our latest updates!)

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