New York Times: Poland's beautiful victory

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July 3, 2012, 8:01 a.m. | Op-ed — by New York Times

Polish fans watch the Group A football match Poland - Czech Republic on a giant screen at the fanzone in Gdansk on June 16, 2012 during the Euro 2012 football championships.

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It has become a ritual for Polish soccer fans to chant “nic sie nie stalo” (nothing bad has happened) after their national team gets prematurely eliminated from a tournament, as is usually the case. Euro 2012, co-hosted by Poland, was no exception. But this time something did happen.

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