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Anticipating the Games

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(CNN) -- Great moments define the Olympics. From amazing highs to shocking disappointments, each Olympics produces its own signature snapshots in time.

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Some moments will be obvious: U.S. swimmer Michael Phelps' chase of Mark Spitz's record seven Olympic gold medals in one games. Other moments may be getting less attention.

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Follow along CNN's timeline to see some of the moments to watch during the 2008 Summer Games.

And feel free to weigh in: Send your own iReport to CNN's Beijing 2008 Fan Zone, and tell us what moments you'll be anticipating in the upcoming Summer Olympics.

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