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The Olympic Opening Ceremonies

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  1. Silver

    Silver find me a tampon

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    It is unacceptable that I'm not high right now.
     

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  2. Silver

    Silver find me a tampon

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    I got high in time for Mr. Bean and "Chariots of Fire".

    Brilliant.
     
  3. Silver

    Silver find me a tampon

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    Dwarfs in cones dancing to the Who, and then some colorful banter where Matt Lauer clumsily flirts with his co-worker to prove he isn't gay.
     
  4. Silver

    Silver find me a tampon

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    The Specials!

    For five seconds.
     
  5. Silver

    Silver find me a tampon

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    Anyone else notice the promo for "Animal Practice" cut straight from a monkey on gymnast rings to a black guy on gymnast rings?
     
  6. Silver

    Silver find me a tampon

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    And the Sex Pistols come full circle.
     
  7. DirtMcGirk

    DirtMcGirk <b>WAY</b> Dumber than N8 (to the power of ten alm

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    Where were the Sex Pistols? Missed that, and was offended.

    And no Sabbath. That's bull****.
     
  8. jdcamb

    jdcamb Tool Time!

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    In retrospect yes....
     
  9. Silver

    Silver find me a tampon

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    I heard them coming back from a commercial break.

    Seemed like 40 countries walked in with U2.
     
  10. ultraNoob

    ultraNoob Yoshinoya Destroyer

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    Saw that as well.... NAACP might be calling NBC tomorrow
     
  11. eric strt6

    eric strt6 Resident Curmudgeon

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    watched none of it just like all the times before
     
  12. chillindrdude

    chillindrdude Turbo Monkey

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    Yeah, that was stupid.

    The whole ceremony was...meh. that big baby thing after the NHS tribute was creepy. There was also some cheeky brit humor that I didn't get. And the musical montage at the end was lackluster...I mean, the Prodigy "Firestarter"? And that rapper hack? I should have been high.
     
  13. I Are Baboon

    I Are Baboon Run, Forrest, Run!

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    Mr. Bean made the evening worth watching.
     
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    X3pilot Texans fan - LOL

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    No Pink Floyd? I saw the smokestacks and thought here it comes. Saw all those kids in the hospital beds and thought here it comes. Saw the giant Harry Potter blow up thing and thought maybe it's Eddie and they'll do a Maiden song, but noooooo.

    No Culture Club, no care.
     
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    Pesqueeb bicycle in airplane hangar

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    stevew unique white person

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    pink floyd was at the end.

    dragging muhammad ali out wasn't necessary....

    i will try and catch the whitewater events....one of the guys lives around the corner from my parents.
     
  17. Serial Midget

    Serial Midget Al Bundy

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    What I watched reminded me of an Alan Parker film without Water's lyrics.

     
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    Serial Midget Al Bundy

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  19. IH8Rice

    IH8Rice I'm Mr. Negative! I Fail!

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    i know right?? The Prodigy have a lot better songs then that.
    though they probably played it because it fit with the fire montage in the arena
     
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    Sandwich Pig my fish!
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    credit goes to IAB for finding this...
     
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    IH8Rice I'm Mr. Negative! I Fail!

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    and George Takei for posting it
     
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    Sandwich Pig my fish!
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    ok, MOM
     
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    I Are Baboon Run, Forrest, Run!

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    Wasn't me!