Theme: Olympic Fanfare and Theme, Summon the Heroes, and USSR Anthem
Did certain sections of the opening ceremony drag on too long?
How was the lighting of the cauldron and the symbolic handover?
Did the creative director get it right?
How does it compare to Beijing?
Behind the Scenes
- How bad was the failing of G4S?
- Can the venues have another life afterwards?
- Are the mascots disgusting?
- Are the Olympics' sponsors ironic?
- US: Basketball, Swimming, Women's Soccer
UK: Sailing, Cycling, Men's Soccer
- China: Gymnastics, Women's Weightlifting, Table Tennis, Diving, Women's Shooting
Olympics Drinking Game