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· June, 2008

Stories about Olympics from June, 2008

17 June 2008

China: Prepping for Beijing

China: Beijing students forced out for Olympics?

China: Olympic mascots from the past

China: Olympic torch passes over Tibet

China: Learn Chinese for the Olympics

China: A glimpse at Olympic garden sculptures

Safin at FunEnclave posts a series of photos of artistic garden sculptures done in Chinese and Socialist style in preparation for the upcoming Beijing Olympics.

16 June 2008

China: Curse of the Olympic mascots?

In case you ever wondered if those Olympic Fuwas weren't just a little too cute to be true, apparently you aren't the only one. For China, the superstitious formula to...

11 June 2008

China: Olympic outhouses catch on fire, explode

The 24 Hours Online blogger Laohu ‘Tiger Temple’ Miao, who spent months earlier this year blogging the stories of destitute Beijing residents whose makeshift homes were harmonized to make way...

China: Olympic torch in Shangri-La

9 June 2008

China: Olympic Pandas now in Beijing

Sina.com blogger EastIsRed66, who appears to be an employee of the Wolong Nature Reserve in Wenchuan, Sichuan, the hardest-hit area in last month's earthquake, has recently started a blog and...

China: Olympic Visa Policy