― Last night, along with one billion other tv viewers I sat down to watch the London Olympic Opening Ceremony. ∙ Starting at 9 o clock the ceremony lasted well into the early hours of the morning. ∙ Directed by Danny Boyle the event certainly had a lot of hype surrounding it. With rumors circulating for weeks about what the themes were and what was to be included in the evening. But mostly, could the Brits put on a better show than the Chinese did four years ago? ∙ Below is my [...].