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Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic building plans called out for being exorbitantly expensive

Task force reports the cost of putting on the 2020 Olympics could be four times higher than previously believed Nowadays, hosting the Olympics is essentially the international equivalent of throwing a Super Sweet Sixteen party: Totally over-the-top, designed to impress, and increasingly more trouble than they’re worth. For Japan, hosts of the 2020 summer Olympics, dreams of the "best Olympics ever" are already giving way to more mundane economic realities.
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