Japan Begins Taking Down 2020 Olympics Signage, Sad

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You know it’s real when the signs come down …

Workers in Japan began taking down banners for the Olympic torch relay Thursday morning — and it’s still unclear when they’ll go back up!

As we previously reported, Olympic officials — along with Japan prime minister Shinzo Abe — decided to finally postpone the 2020 Tokyo Games due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The torch relay event — set to begin in Fukushima — was supposed to kick off a series of high profile events in a ramp-up to the Games, originally set to begin in July.

But, that’s been scrapped — and while organizers try to figure out a new date for the Games, the torch will remain on display in Japan in a lantern.

The Flame was first lit in Olympia, Greece on March…

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