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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
ost0   8/3/2012 6:08:59 AM
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I must be missing some genes.. I have absolutely no interest in sports. Not even football/soccer and it is often a social disability. Does geek's have their own olympics?

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
Max The Magnificent   8/2/2012 6:24:57 PM
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The amazing thing is that he depicted out history so realistically :-)

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
Max The Magnificent   8/2/2012 6:24:32 PM
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NO!!! I'm talking about "Chariots of Fire" (But Black Adder was good also -- did you see the "Christmas Carol Special"?

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
Max The Magnificent   8/2/2012 6:23:24 PM
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When I was a kid we had a black and white TV and only 2 or 3 channels ... if you had told us what the future held... we wouldn't have believed you!

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
Monkey_noise   8/2/2012 5:26:41 PM
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This is why I'm so gratefull for the BBC in the UK. Not only do they not have adverts but they are broadcasting 24 additional channels just for the olympics. The only problem is, you have to decide what to watch live and what to watch on 'catchup'

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
tomeq   8/2/2012 2:00:24 PM
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btw - Black Adder is a greeeeeaaaat history of Great Britain. Just imagine the opening ceremony with Edmund, Baldrick, Prince and Honey ;)

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
tomeq   8/2/2012 1:57:06 PM
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You mean Black Adder? Of course - I've got also my very own collection of BA :) My wife was so surprised when I showed her Dr House being not so wise as a Prince in Black Adder.

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
Max The Magnificent   8/2/2012 1:31:23 PM
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I did forget to mention that -- but it was GREAT As was the original film -- did you see that?

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
tomeq   8/2/2012 1:11:29 PM
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And you totally forget about Rowan Atkinson "playing" the Chariots of Fire :) I daresay, his best play since Black Adder :] Generally the opening ceremony was something huge - even though in Poland I watched it till 3am...

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re: The 2012 Olympics opening ceremony … WOW!
Max The Magnificent   8/1/2012 5:50:18 PM
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I remember seeing them -- and I remember thinking that it made sense at the time -- but I don't recall what they symbolized...

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