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Old 08-12-2012, 04:23 PM
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When Harry walked in and got his proper title of Henry i squealed, haha. Yep, i'm a loser. I wish they just called him Henry!
I thought it was just me who hates the name "Harry".

I'm a loser too.
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:28 PM
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A bit off topic, but apparantely President Obama has called the Prime Minister to congratulate the UK on a brilliant Olympics, praising the organisation of the Games and Team GB medals.

Back on topic, how touching are these scenes?!

The flag bearers are coming.
Caught a glimpse of Armenian flag (red, blue and orange).
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:30 PM
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Jeez, she's impressive! Beautiful song.
And they appear to have finally got the sound balance right.
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:31 PM
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Jeez, she's impressive! Beautiful song.
And they appear to have finally got the sound balance right.
It's Read All About It by Professor Green ft Emeli :)

Don't like the flag accompaniers outfits.

LOVE One Day Like This!!!!

I'm unconvinced by the entrance, I like it but /:
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:34 PM
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Those outfits...Britney Spears "Oops I Did It Again" anyone?
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Athletes from all nations coming through the crowds.
Team GB athletes are in danger of getting blind from the many flashes.

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Those outfits...Britney Spears "Oops I Did It Again" anyone?
Totally! Although Britney looked nicer.
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:34 PM
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The stadium looks wonderful, but I haven't enjoyed things so far. What on earth were The Pet shop Boys dressed in? Bring bak the athletics.
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:36 PM
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In case anyone is wondering, the Elbow perform ‘One Day Like This’ and ‘Open Arms’.
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Old 08-12-2012, 04:38 PM
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Those outfits...Britney Spears "Oops I Did It Again" anyone?
My first thoughts immediately. I fail to see what's British about that. Loving the ceremony so far!
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My first thoughts immediately. I fail to see what's British about that. Loving the ceremony so far!
The diamond outline of the union flag


I WISH people would call Harry, Henry! It is his name after all and so many people on twitter are like who's Prince Henry!
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In case anyone is wondering, the Elbow perform ‘One Day Like This’ and ‘Open Arms’.
Yes, I was, and was about to ask. Great stuff.
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Aren't the Irish brilliant?
That enthusiastic athlete - I wish I recognised him.

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Yes, I was, and was about to ask. Great stuff.
Love it too.
Quite ashamed to say I've never heard the songs before though.
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It's so disturbing when someone is singing when the athletes are coming in. There should have been just some music.
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Love the athletes taking pictures of each other!
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One Direction with their "What Makes you Beautiful".
My neighbour drives me mad listening to this song about 1,000 times a day.
Maybe I shouldn't announce that Niall Horan is my 3rd cousin
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It's so disturbing when someone is singing when the athletes are coming in. There should have been just some music.
Why? I can understand that for the opening ceremony when it's formal and 'strict' but now it's a party!

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Sorry I seem to be a loan voice but I think most of the music has been poor. Why are we getting the same songs repeated?
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I'll remember that next time it's 2AM and she's listing to the song with the sound to maximum.
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Sorry I seem to be a loan voice but I think most of the music has been poor. Why are we getting the same songs repeated?
I think the athletes' arrival is taking slightly longer than expected, so they are re-playing the music.
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