The opening ceremonies already playing out in tonight the American athletes tweeting as they entered the stadium in Sochi. One tweeting it was jaw dropping another saying I'm honored to represent my... See More
The opening ceremonies already playing out in tonight the American athletes tweeting as they entered the stadium in Sochi. One tweeting it was jaw dropping another saying I'm honored to represent my country. But as is so often the case the opening glitch take a look at this tonight the five Olympic -- -- -- all light only four made it. And there was a lot of attention on those rings elsewhere today perhaps you noticed at the office logging on -- something today and noticing that logo lit up in an Olympic ringel of sorts. Making a statement about the other battle also playing out in Russia. ABC's -- -- -- on that tonight and what it was like as our team made its entrance fees in Sochi. TUN 6230. Athletes marching proudly -- -- US -- -- Todd Lodwick in his six Olympics. With are determined tidy closure on crutches after that crash in the moguls yesterday tearing hurry Seattle. The most expensive Olympics in history 51 billion dollars kicked off with over a thousand performance. Ballerinas fluttering in a rendition of Swan Lake. An acrobat taking flight over the 40000. Spectators. And -- all image to the Russian revolution. With president Vladimir -- wouldn't presiding over at all. There that -- the snowflake failing to turn into one of the five Olympic -- this is what everyone in this stadium -- But Russians watching at home didn't see the glitch they sell video over Herschel. And away from the pump. A scout Rex demonstrators challenged Russia's anti gay policies. But in some -- fireworks -- Olympic flame. -- to at least for tonight. Schilling criticism of the games over. The war. Ended readdress this spectacle of the opening ceremonies. Will be replaced tomorrow with a great of the actual games hardware is go to start rolling. Five gold medals up for grabs. Back -- and ABC news Sochi Russian.
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