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At Boston pub, anti-Olympics group celebrates victory

Mon Jul 27 20:13:30 EDT 2015 | Boston.com
The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Monday night. Pitchers of beer foamed with varying states of fullness on sticky tables. On the walls and windows behind them, someone had taped signs that read, “No Boston Olympics” and “Better schools, no Olympic games.” An eclectic dress code ran the gamut from suits to t-shirts and shorts, though it was dark enough in ..

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The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
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