Olympic fever in the air?

Updated: August 3, 2004, 2:17 AM ET
By Brian Church | Special to ESPN Insider
ATHENS, Greece -- Wow! It's August already.

Say "ka-LOW MEE-na" to your Greek friends and they'll smile. You've just wished them "Happy New Month!" We do it all the time in Greece. At the start of the month, obviously.

Now here's a world exclusive: The Olympics are very close. You can feel it in the Athens air. Everything is suddenly happening. Fast.