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Finally, the 2020 Olympics are finally about to kick off. So why does it already feel so underwhelming?  

After 15 months of government-imposed misery,bts that the Tokyo games can live up to the Olympics spirit: after a 12-month delay still the stadiums will be emptied of spectators, and masked officials and competitors will be a constant reminder of the Covid-19 mass hysteria, throwing a wet blanket on the atmosphere of the Games. 

Normally the Olympics are a valuable and harmless opportunity to engage in collective national pride. The myth of the Olympic spirit – meaning to carry on an honourable fight in the face of adversity – is an inspirational and aspirational message that any society could appreciate, not least…



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