lights, big sound, big show. And almost all of it phony and deceptive.
The Olympic games were mostly good, the venue mostly bad. Yes, this stunning
picture from Carlo
Borlenghi from the closing ceremonies signals the Chinese Olympics
are done, but the legacy that is Beijing will remain. We’ve voiced our
opposition to these Chinese Olympics a number of times here previously,
and recently read a superb
piece in Sports Illustrated that does a good job covering the Chinese
Whitewash. Good times.