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Q.661

The Olympic Week (1/7)
As the sporting world counts down to the 2012 London Olympic Games, this week of Infinite Zounds has seven questions on the topic. On your marks?

Given the history and drama that athletes like Spyridon Louis, Dorando Pietri, Abebe Bikila, the Marathon is one of the show-piece events of any Olympics, and the London Games will be no different. As is traditional, the Men's Marathon will be the one of the last medal events on the closing day.

But what other tradition will the 2012 Marathon not follow?

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In Jan 2017, Finland became the first country in Europe to officially experiment with this socio-economic concept. Similar experiments are scheduled for many Dutch cities and the Canadian city of Ontario in 2017. In the case of Finland, the figure is 560 Euros a month. What concept?

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