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Olympic Events Not a Big Ticket in the U.S.

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Olympic Events Not a Big Ticket in the U.S.

Olympic Events Not a Big Ticket in the U.S.

Olympic Events Not a Big Ticket in the U.S.

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Sales of tickets to the Olympic Games in Athens are lagging, especially to Americans concerned about security and the dollar's decline against the euro. Athens organizing officials are hoping that enthusiasm for the games will build, and locals will snap up tickets at the last minute. NPR's Chris Arnold reports.