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A little piece of hell

Updated: July 15, 2004, 7:39 PM ET
By Ray Ratto | Special to ESPN.com

The good news is, the Athens blackout is almost completely solved.

The bad news is, the folks in Greece who are paid to know think it may happen again.

It gets hot in the summer in Greece. Really hot. It strains the country's electrical grid in normal times, and when the electrical demand grows exponentially next month, it will scream in agony. At least that's the worry.

Which leads us to think that, well, why should the athletes know all the privations? Why not a more equitable ...

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