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NBC Plans Record TV Coverage for Athens Olympics

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NBC Plans Record TV Coverage for Athens Olympics

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NBC Plans Record TV Coverage for Athens Olympics

NBC Plans Record TV Coverage for Athens Olympics

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NBC officials announce plans for what they are calling "historic" round-the-clock television coverage of the summer Olympics in Athens. NBC says it will use its broadcast and cable networks and high-definition programming to provide as much coverage as the last five Summer Olympics combined. NPR's Tom Goldman reports.