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<p>Two curling fans laugh as they hold cut-outs of the Canadian team during the men's semifinal curling game at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 25, 2010.   REUTERS/Andy Clark</p>

Two curling fans laugh as they hold cut-outs of the Canadian team during the men's semifinal curling game at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 25, 2010. REUTERS/Andy Clark

Two curling fans laugh as they hold cut-outs of the Canadian team during the men's semifinal curling game at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 25, 2010. REUTERS/Andy Clark

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<p>A U.S. hockey fan, with his beard shaved in the form of "U.S.A" , cheers on from the stands before the women's ice hockey gold medal game between the U.S. and Canada at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 25, 2010.   REUTERS/Hans Deryk </p>

A U.S. hockey fan, with his beard shaved in the form of "U.S.A" , cheers on from the stands before the women's ice hockey gold medal game between the U.S. and Canada at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 25, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk more

A U.S. hockey fan, with his beard shaved in the form of "U.S.A" , cheers on from the stands before the women's ice hockey gold medal game between the U.S. and Canada at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 25, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

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<p>A spectator paints a maple leaf on a fan's chest before the start of the women's play-offs semifinals hockey game between Canada and Finland at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 22, 2010.   REUTERS/Hans Deryk</p>

A spectator paints a maple leaf on a fan's chest before the start of the women's play-offs semifinals hockey game between Canada and Finland at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 22, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

A spectator paints a maple leaf on a fan's chest before the start of the women's play-offs semifinals hockey game between Canada and Finland at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 22, 2010. REUTERS/Hans Deryk

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<p>Spectators watch as a competitor soars through the air during the large hill ski jumping portion of the Nordic Combined Team event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 23, 2010.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Spectators watch as a competitor soars through the air during the large hill ski jumping portion of the Nordic Combined Team event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 23, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach more

Spectators watch as a competitor soars through the air during the large hill ski jumping portion of the Nordic Combined Team event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 23, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>USA fans cheer during men's freestyle skiing moguls qualifying on Cypress Mountain at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 14, 2010.   REUTERS/Lyle Stafford</p>

USA fans cheer during men's freestyle skiing moguls qualifying on Cypress Mountain at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 14, 2010. REUTERS/Lyle Stafford

USA fans cheer during men's freestyle skiing moguls qualifying on Cypress Mountain at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 14, 2010. REUTERS/Lyle Stafford

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<p>Hockey fans watch a broadcast from the streets of downtown Vancouver as the Canadian men's hockey team plays the United States men's team during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 21, 2010. Team USA won the game 5-3.   REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Hockey fans watch a broadcast from the streets of downtown Vancouver as the Canadian men's hockey team plays the United States men's team during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 21, 2010. Team USA won the game 5-3. REUTERS/Mike Blake more

Hockey fans watch a broadcast from the streets of downtown Vancouver as the Canadian men's hockey team plays the United States men's team during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 21, 2010. Team USA won the game 5-3. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Canada's Scott Moir (top) is embraced by members of the crowd after winning a gold medal with Tessa Virtue (bottom) in the ice dance figure skating event at the Vancouver Winter Olympics February 22, 2010.   REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson</p>

Canada's Scott Moir (top) is embraced by members of the crowd after winning a gold medal with Tessa Virtue (bottom) in the ice dance figure skating event at the Vancouver Winter Olympics February 22, 2010. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Canada's Scott Moir (top) is embraced by members of the crowd after winning a gold medal with Tessa Virtue (bottom) in the ice dance figure skating event at the Vancouver Winter Olympics February 22, 2010. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

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<p>Russia's Alexsandr Zubkov and Alexey Voevoda speed down the track watched by spectators during the third heat of the two-man bobsleigh event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 21, 2010.   REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski</p>

Russia's Alexsandr Zubkov and Alexey Voevoda speed down the track watched by spectators during the third heat of the two-man bobsleigh event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 21, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel...more

Russia's Alexsandr Zubkov and Alexey Voevoda speed down the track watched by spectators during the third heat of the two-man bobsleigh event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 21, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>Two Russian fans watch the men's play-off quarterfinal hockey match between Canada and Russia on a screen at Robson Square during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 24, 2010.   REUTERS/Chris Helgren</p>

Two Russian fans watch the men's play-off quarterfinal hockey match between Canada and Russia on a screen at Robson Square during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 24, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

Two Russian fans watch the men's play-off quarterfinal hockey match between Canada and Russia on a screen at Robson Square during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 24, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

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<p>Russia's Alexander Tretyakov shakes hands with the crowd after his final heat in the men's skeleton event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 19, 2010.   REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski</p>

Russia's Alexander Tretyakov shakes hands with the crowd after his final heat in the men's skeleton event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 19, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Russia's Alexander Tretyakov shakes hands with the crowd after his final heat in the men's skeleton event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 19, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>A fan holds up what he called a "mascot" during women's freestyle skiing moguls qualifying on Cypress Mountain at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 13, 2010.   REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

A fan holds up what he called a "mascot" during women's freestyle skiing moguls qualifying on Cypress Mountain at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 13, 2010. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A fan holds up what he called a "mascot" during women's freestyle skiing moguls qualifying on Cypress Mountain at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 13, 2010. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>A fan smiles through his mask as he watches the women's bobsleigh competition at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 23, 2010.   REUTERS/Tony Gentile</p>

A fan smiles through his mask as he watches the women's bobsleigh competition at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 23, 2010. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

A fan smiles through his mask as he watches the women's bobsleigh competition at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 23, 2010. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

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<p>Swiss ski fans celebrate in the finish area during the men's alpine skiing downhill event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Swiss ski fans celebrate in the finish area during the men's alpine skiing downhill event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 15, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Swiss ski fans celebrate in the finish area during the men's alpine skiing downhill event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 15, 2010. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Fans cheer as Canada's Tristan Walker (front) and Justin Snith finish their first run of the men's doubles luge event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 17, 2010.  REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski</p>

Fans cheer as Canada's Tristan Walker (front) and Justin Snith finish their first run of the men's doubles luge event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 17, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Fans cheer as Canada's Tristan Walker (front) and Justin Snith finish their first run of the men's doubles luge event at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia February 17, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>Fans hold up a U.S. flag during the medal ceremony at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 18, 2010.   REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger</p>

Fans hold up a U.S. flag during the medal ceremony at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 18, 2010. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Fans hold up a U.S. flag during the medal ceremony at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 18, 2010. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

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<p>Croatian fans cheer as silver medallist Croatia's Ivica Kostelic (2nd R) comes on stage with gold medallist Bode Miller of the U.S. (C) and bronze medallist Switzerland's Silvan Zurbriggen (2nd L) at the medals ceremony for the men's super combined alpine skiing event during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Whistler, British Columbia February 21, 2010.   REUTERS/Mike Segar</p>

Croatian fans cheer as silver medallist Croatia's Ivica Kostelic (2nd R) comes on stage with gold medallist Bode Miller of the U.S. (C) and bronze medallist Switzerland's Silvan Zurbriggen (2nd L) at the medals ceremony for the men's super combined...more

Croatian fans cheer as silver medallist Croatia's Ivica Kostelic (2nd R) comes on stage with gold medallist Bode Miller of the U.S. (C) and bronze medallist Switzerland's Silvan Zurbriggen (2nd L) at the medals ceremony for the men's super combined alpine skiing event during the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Whistler, British Columbia February 21, 2010. REUTERS/Mike Segar

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<p>Spectators hold up Olympic rings before the start of the men's hockey game between Russia and Czech Republic at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 21, 2010.    REUTERS/Scott Audette</p>

Spectators hold up Olympic rings before the start of the men's hockey game between Russia and Czech Republic at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 21, 2010. REUTERS/Scott Audette

Spectators hold up Olympic rings before the start of the men's hockey game between Russia and Czech Republic at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 21, 2010. REUTERS/Scott Audette

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<p>A U.S. fan shows his spirit at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 24, 2010.   REUTERS/Tony Gentile</p>

A U.S. fan shows his spirit at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 24, 2010. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

A U.S. fan shows his spirit at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 24, 2010. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

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<p>Spectators photograph goalie Roberto Luongo of Canada as the team takes the ice before their men's hockey game against Norway at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 16, 2010.   REUTERS/Shaun Best</p>

Spectators photograph goalie Roberto Luongo of Canada as the team takes the ice before their men's hockey game against Norway at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 16, 2010. REUTERS/Shaun Best

Spectators photograph goalie Roberto Luongo of Canada as the team takes the ice before their men's hockey game against Norway at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, February 16, 2010. REUTERS/Shaun Best

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<p>Fans wearing Olympic golves await the start of the medals ceremony in whistler at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 20, 2010.   REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger</p>

Fans wearing Olympic golves await the start of the medals ceremony in whistler at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 20, 2010. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Fans wearing Olympic golves await the start of the medals ceremony in whistler at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 20, 2010. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

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<p>Germany supporters celebrate during the the women's 7.5 km sprint biathlon final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 13, 2010.   REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski</p>

Germany supporters celebrate during the the women's 7.5 km sprint biathlon final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 13, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Germany supporters celebrate during the the women's 7.5 km sprint biathlon final at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, British Columbia, February 13, 2010. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>A fan wears clothing supporting Canada's athletes in downtown Vancouver as the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics continues February 19, 2010.   REUTERS/Chris Helgren</p>

A fan wears clothing supporting Canada's athletes in downtown Vancouver as the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics continues February 19, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A fan wears clothing supporting Canada's athletes in downtown Vancouver as the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics continues February 19, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

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<p>A fan wears clothing supporting Canada's athletes in downtown Vancouver as the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics continues February 19, 2010.   REUTERS/Chris Helgren</p>

A fan wears clothing supporting Canada's athletes in downtown Vancouver as the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics continues February 19, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

A fan wears clothing supporting Canada's athletes in downtown Vancouver as the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics continues February 19, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

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<p>Canadian ice hockey fans wearing costumes chant before the Canada vs Switzerland match at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 18, 2010.  REUTERS/Chris Helgren</p>

Canadian ice hockey fans wearing costumes chant before the Canada vs Switzerland match at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 18, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

Canadian ice hockey fans wearing costumes chant before the Canada vs Switzerland match at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 18, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

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<p>Fans look out over the fogged-in course at the women's snowboard cross competition at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 16, 2010.   REUTERS/Chris Helgren</p>

Fans look out over the fogged-in course at the women's snowboard cross competition at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 16, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

Fans look out over the fogged-in course at the women's snowboard cross competition at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics February 16, 2010. REUTERS/Chris Helgren

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