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Now I will recapitulate the Rings Formations segments on the Opening Ceremonies of the WG. Sarajevo 1984. It seems to be the very first ring formation segment for the WG.    Calga

I'm going to say 2 things that are most likely highly cynical and potentially a result of my impending march towards my mid 30s..... But I honestly hope we don't see any unification flag of the K

Unpopular opinion: I didn't like Sochi 2014. Lacked heart. Felt just like a big two hour propaganda video. Sure it looked cool, but it was what I expected from Russia. Impressive, but lacking heart an

I already had the SBS version and dear god, the commentators were as obnoxious as the infamous brazilian ones. Good thing I also had the BBC version. 

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On 2/11/2018 at 8:12 AM, Nacholympic said:

 Torino 2006 by Yoko Ono and Peter Gabriel, London 2012 by a children choir, Baku 2015 by Lady Gag and now. ...

Oops.  I just found another one: 

So with PC 2018, that makes FOUR Olympic ceremonies + Bake 2015 rendition by Lady Gaga.  

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This is the area where the opening ceremonies were held almost one year, today. Kind of sad to see all the structure gone but better doing that than having a white elephant. As promised, they've turned it onto a memorial park.

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On 5/11/2018 at 11:39 PM, baron-pierreIV said:

Oops.  I just found another one: 

So with PC 2018, that makes FOUR Olympic ceremonies + Bake 2015 rendition by Lady Gaga.  

Plus, it was again sung at the opening of the new IOC headquarters in Lausanne on June 23, 2019.   Seems to be replacing "Ode to Joy" as the 21st century kumbaya, let's-all-join hands anthem.  

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Plus, it was again sung at the opening of the new IOC headquarters in Lausanne on June 23, 2019.   Seems to be replacing "Ode to Joy" as the 21st century kumbaya, let's-all-join hands anthem.  

It's complicated ...

 

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