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Two Opening Ceremonies, Two Very Different Games


Actress/activist Mia Farrow has her own idea for an Olympic opening ceremony.

Via Web cast, she's showing "Darfur refugees in the barren deserts of eastern Chad playing sports on sandy fields. ... Human rights groups, including Farrow's Dream for Darfur, have been using the Beijing Olympics to highlight accusations that China's close ties to the Sudanese government are helping fuel the bloodshed in Darfur, where the U.N. says up to 300,000 people have been killed." Read the rest.

What do you think of her chosen form of protest?

And will you be watching the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games? I have to say, for some reason, I'm about as excited for these Olympics as I am for a rerun of, say, 227.