Welcome **Cough** to the Beijing **Cough** Olympics!
If you’re heading to Beijing for the 2008 Summer Games you may want to bring some of these and these.
The National Stadium known as the ‘Bird’s Nest’ is seen through thick smog in this AFP photo. The area where the games will take place failed the government’s own smog targets this week. Several of the teams are conducting final preparations away from Beijing.
…That looks like it could be a wise move.
Hat Tip Bill Nelson