You can’t see the 2021 Olympics in person, but you can certainly catch them on TV. NBC says it will air a record amount of coverage, some of which will be available free on Peacock, the network’s streaming service.
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The Olympics always draw protests over detrimental effects on host cities, but opposition is more intense with Tokyo under a Covid-19 emergency. In May, a poll in the Asahi Shimbun newspaper found more than 80 percent of people wanted the event canceled.