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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #465 on: August 13, 2012, 09:02 AM »
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Must admit I didn't watch the whole ceremony as not really my kind of thing but was so pleased they 'included' Lennon and Imagine was so appropriate.  Have recorded the last hour or so and will watch bits of it later. 
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #466 on: August 13, 2012, 09:31 AM »
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The tennis montage is here if you want to watch it Very Happy   closing ceremony.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01m30vw/Olympic_Ceremonies_London_2012_Closing_Ceremony_Countdown/
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #467 on: August 13, 2012, 10:23 AM »
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Wonderful BBC

But if you want to watch it all again you can. Every session from #Olympics is on the @BBCSport website until Jan 2013! http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/2012/schedule-results
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #468 on: August 13, 2012, 03:35 PM »
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dont now if somebody posted this. Anyway, Victoria Pendleton wub Whistle

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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #469 on: August 13, 2012, 04:15 PM »
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Posh doesn't dance apparently.  Of course.

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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #470 on: August 13, 2012, 04:28 PM »
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dont now if somebody posted this. Anyway, Victoria Pendleton wub Whistle


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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #471 on: August 13, 2012, 09:20 PM »
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Back to reality: http://www.thedailymash.co.uk/news/society/london-in-2012-promises-unamazing-believable-experiences-2012081337991
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #472 on: August 13, 2012, 09:28 PM »
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Emeli Sand's career deserves to be over after she ruined the closing ceremony.

What professional singer can't sing a single bloody note in tune? Oh, I suppose that's probably most of them with the technology they have these days.
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #473 on: August 13, 2012, 09:56 PM »
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Emeli Sand's career deserves to be over after she ruined the closing ceremony.

What professional singer can't sing a single bloody note in tune? Oh, I suppose that's probably most of them with the technology they have these days.

Agreed, she was absolutely terrible.

George Michael's plug of his single was also nauseating.
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #474 on: August 13, 2012, 10:15 PM »
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^ awww lol  Well you can't please everyone Very Happy I liked Emeli,  haha.  I like most of the singing acts tbh.  pretty nostalgic if you ask me.  Always look on the bright side of life.    WE CAN RULE THE WORLD. Very Happy
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #475 on: August 13, 2012, 10:34 PM »
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^ awww lol  Well you can't please everyone Very Happy I liked Emeli,  haha.  I like most of the singing acts tbh.  pretty nostalgic if you ask me.  Always look on the bright side of life.    WE CAN RULE THE WORLD. Very Happy

You can tell when someone is singing completely flat though, can't you?
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #476 on: August 13, 2012, 10:51 PM »
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Trust you Nigel, to come up with something hilarious.  It kills me!
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #477 on: August 13, 2012, 11:11 PM »
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You can tell when someone is singing completely flat though, can't you?
I honestly think most of the population are deaf in this regard.
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #478 on: August 13, 2012, 11:38 PM »
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I honestly think most of the population are deaf in this regard.

Sande was embarrassing. She's like a lot of modern singers - can't actually sing in tune, so puts a lot of wibbly inflection and tricks into her voice to make it sound like she's a great singer. The younger generation love it. Idiots.
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Re: London Olympics 2012: Other sports « Reply #479 on: August 14, 2012, 07:21 AM »
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Apart from a couple of all too brief moments the closing ceremony was s***e. Don't think u can blame a couple of performers.
johnj: this is Britain 2012, we should not be being "nostalgic."  yuk Most of those performers, with the noble exception of Brian May, were well past their sell by date. As was our national treasure Sir Paul who was awful at the opening.
Danny Boyle gave us history but also gave us modernity.
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