Aug 09 2008

Chinese crackers

Category: GeneralDave @ 22:37

The opening ceremony of the Beijing Olympics was certainly one hell of a spectacle and an impressive achievement. It has to be said that some of the Chinese girls in the set pieces looked as though they’d just walked out of a manga cartoon which, although enjoyable from some points of view, I’m sure did not convey the image the organisers intended.

However, given the pollution problems Beijing has and the huge efforts they’ve made to try and clean up the air for the games – and the possibility that if the weather doesn’t cooperate the pollution could get bad enough that athletes won’t compete, what surprised me were the fireworks!. Continue reading “Chinese crackers”

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