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Updated: June 30, 2002, 11:26 AM ET
By Chris McKendry | Page 2 columnist

I have always been a soccer fan.

But only recently did I really begin to understand the phenomenon of World Cup fever -- and for that, I have to thank my nail salon, La Palais Nails, where the only thing French is the name.

The salon is pure Korean. In New York City and the surrounding areas, Korean nail salons outnumber even Starbucks and are as common as traffic lights, both averaging one per city block.

My particular salon charges less than $10 for a quick file and polish, ...

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