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As Long as You’re Not in Qatar, Grab a Beer and Watch the World Cup

FIFA bows to the host nation and bans alcohol just two days before the huge soccer tournament’s opening match. Here’s what to watch for — on the pitch and off.

AP/Jon Gambrell

BENNY AVNIIMAGE

04:01:18 pm

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BENNY AVNI

Benny Avni is a columnist who has published in the New York Post, WSJOpinion, The Daily Beast, Newsweek, Israel Radio, Ha’Aretz, and others. Once New York Sun, always New York Sun.

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