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Traffic Jams, Bad Weather, Security Concerns: It Must Be The Olympics


Torchbearer 072 Gemma Flaxman carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Southend-on-Sea in heavy rain.



It's 10 days until the London Olympics kick off, but the bellyaching about weather and traffic is already in full swing.

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Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the Boston Globe's Olympics reporter, John Powers, about the pre-Games griping.