olympics opening fail...or no?

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  1. HOLIC

    HOLIC MADMAN

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    “Prior to 1951, the official handbook stated that each color corresponded to a particular continent: blue for Europe, yellow for Asia, black for Africa, green for Australia and Oceania and red for America †-Wikipedia



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  2. beatlejaws

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    it looks like a spiro-graph
     
  3. HOLIC

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    or a doily that grandma made
     
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    Danas Boyfrien Trump's African American Gold

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    There should be at least six rings, just sayin'.
     
  5. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    I think it's hilarious that Russia is trying to become world-class and they keep having all of these fails. I'm sure they tested that ring transformation a hundred times before the actual opening.
     
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    The Jerry dome in dallas cost 1.7 billion. What the hell cost 51 billion at the failympics?
     
  7. HOLIC

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    looks like they were trying to dis the US in a shen type fashion
     
  8. Ano

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    Hmm I dunno

    If I were able to make it to the Olympics for some sport I would have the rings tattooed on me
     
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    The Olympic rings are racist !!
     
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    What did they ever do to you huh?
     
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    Yellow ring for Asia.....
    Black ring for Africa.....

    More back-room fat cats perpetuating a stereotype ...Quite despicable
     
  12. Ano

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    Next you are gonna tell me the Google colors are racist...
     
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    nextlevel You're so amazing

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    shots fired
     
  14. HOLIC

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    Red for the native Americans
     
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    this
     
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    perhaps this sports illustrated cover from 1984 will make this clearer...

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    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    i can't believe it. i just can't believe it.
     
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    Russia's succeeding in making themselves look pathetic. Frankly, does anyone look up to or admire them? Feh. :no:
     
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    The man responsible for operating the Olympic Rings during last night’s Winter Olympic Opening Ceremonies in Russia was found dead today.
    According to local reports the body of T. Borris Avdeyev was found his hotel room early this morning with multiple stab wounds.
    Avdeyev was a technical specialist responsible for the Olympic Ring spectacle, which embarrassingly malfunctioned last night. Five animatronic snowflakes were supposed to transform into Olympic Rings. The first four functioned properly but the fifth snowflake failed to change shape.
    Although his body was badly mangled and the wounds were consistent with a struggle, so far officials say they don't suspect foul play.
    “Sure there were stab wounds and bruises all over the body,†admits the lead investigator on the case, “But who knows what caused them. Maybe he tripped and fell on a set of knives. Right now we’re ruling this an accidental death.
    :candle: :facepalm:
     
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    Whoa whoa whoa, stop the clock ..... Is this from The Onion?