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A Great Day in Chicago!

11/05/2008

And, among other issues, clearly Obama’s victory will help Chicago bid for the 2016 Olympics:

‘‘I wonder how IOC members will react when Mr. Obama appears in a presentation for Chicago,’’ Japanese Olympic Committee (a rival bidder for 2016) President Tsunekazu Takeda told Japanese media Wednesday.” More here.

Photos: Top: Pan-African News, Art Institute by spudart, Metropolitan building with beacon by spudart, aerial view with lake and light: Chicago Tribune, Obama et al onstage via Reuters.
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