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Mittens, Schwarzenneger, Protests, and People: A Look at Vancouver During the First Week of the 2010 Olympic Games

The mittens said it all, at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games.

Two boys pose on Robson Street in the photo below. One is a fan of the Olympics, the other, too cool for words.

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed an agreement with British Columbia to do with working towards a carbon neutral Pacific coast.

Outside the Vancouver Art Gallery, protests took place.

At the BC media centre, this theatre was the site of one press conference after another.

Visitors to the Games crowded outside the fence around the Olympic flames.

The Olympic flames viewed through the chain link fence that was eventually removed.

Alex Bilodeau, the morning after he became the first of Canada's Gold medal winners in the Games.

Premier Gordon Campbell has been a constant presence at the BC Media Centre at Robson Square, showcasing one deal after another, this one with Montana.

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