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From: "Bast" <faken...@nomail.invalid>
Subject: Re: Olympics' opening ceremony live from London later today, or do we have to wait for NBC tonight? :P
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> On 7/28/2012 2:54 AM PT, nob...@nada.com typed:
>> The opening ceremony was, in a word, boring. So it was very British.
>> It even had Rowan Atkinson, the least funny comedian in the world.
>> Let's get to the actual games.
> I thought Mr. Beans skit was funny. James Bond (007) skit was so weak!
> Meh. Industrial Revolution's rings forging scene was cool, but that's
> about it!
So would you have paid $3,000 for a seat to see it live ?
From the word on the net, a lot of those seats were empty (unsold), so a lot
of people didn't think so.
As for McCartney,....while he is a respected musician, without the rest of
the Beatles, he really should think about retiring.
And since Madonna is now British, they should have let her make a fool of