They are complex entertainment spectacles that do not translate well online...– An NBC spokesperson, in a statement sent to the Wall Street Journal, on why the Olympic games would be made available in the United States via a tape delay instead of a live stream. NBC played up the importance of delivering context to its audience — context like explaining who Tim Berners-Lee is....
Honestly, I felt that the inclusion was the perfect nod to the Doctor. Those who...– A really nice comment on this article mentioning the TARDIS noise during the Olympic Opening Ceremonies (via notdoingmywork)
tubaplaysmatt: awkwardisawayoflife: mrsweasley: Mr. Bean at the opening ceremonies. Literally the most epic part of the entire thing. I never thought they’d top James Bond parachuting with The Queen, but then they fucking did, and I lost it. I couldn’t stop laughing My family didn’t understand why I was crying