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Baltimore might want to rethink that Olympic bid

The Sun recently ran an article about Baltimore wanting to host an Olympic event. In light of this week's headlines about fatal shootings here, does it still want to hold the games here ("Baltimore approaches its 200th homicide for second-straight year," Nov. 7)?

R. Colligan, Glen Burnie

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