For all those going, either to watch or participate....
Have Fun at the Olympic Opening Ceremonies!
And, while you stuff yourself with corporate-logoized Bread at the Circus ('cause you will be dragged away like a rabid dog if you have the temerity to try and bring in a baguette from home), try not to think too much about what we could have done with the $40 million that tonight's spectacle is costing us.
Like, say, oh I dunno....
How about continuing to fund ALL of the Biomedical Research in British Columbia for one year?
Why did I say 'continuing', above?
Well, it turns out that the British Columbia government of Mr. Gordon Campbell decided, for all intents and purposes, to choke the agency that oversees that funding to death earlier this year.
To the Rings!