Vancouver—Winter 2010

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The Souvenir: Red mittens.

The Story: The Olympic Foundation has already sold more than a million of these red-hot mittens, with proceeds going to support athletic training for the Canadian athletes. The overwhelming success of the official winter accessories might have something to do with the arctic blast that has plagued much of North America in the months leading up to the 2010 Games.

World's Strangest Olympic Souvenirs

Vancouver—Winter 2010

The Souvenir: Red mittens.

The Story: The Olympic Foundation has already sold more than a million of these red-hot mittens, with proceeds going to support athletic training for the Canadian athletes. The overwhelming success of the official winter accessories might have something to do with the arctic blast that has plagued much of North America in the months leading up to the 2010 Games.

Cory Battler [1] [1] http://www.flickr.com/sir2nv/

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