Performers dressed as ancient Greek athletes pose during the Opening Ceremonies of the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens on Aug. 13, 2004.
Performers dressed as ancient Greek athletes pose during the Opening Ceremonies of the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens on Aug. 13, 2004. AMY SANCETTA AP
Performers dressed as ancient Greek athletes pose during the Opening Ceremonies of the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens on Aug. 13, 2004. AMY SANCETTA AP

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