I had this on tonight, all five hours while I was working on the living room.
Yes it was long.
But as an event planner I was awed. As a human being I am humbled.
The ceremony included 15,000 performers and was directed by China's most famous film director, Zhang Yimou, whose films were once banned in China.
The New York Times has a wonderful slide show and article HERE.
It's the year of the bird's nest!