The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »

The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games Begin – The New Yorker

The New Yorker The Olympic Opening Ceremony in Rio: Let the Games BeginThe New YorkerIn the moments before last night’s opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, I found myself thinking of spectacles of Olympics past—the precise, somewhat militaristic cast of zillions at the 2008 Beijing Games (message: “Don’t …and more »