Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony: Photos

Amid protests, athletes testing optimistic for COVID-19, a scandal involving the opening ceremony director, and a coronavirus surge in Tokyo, the 2020 Olympics kicked off (one 12 months late) on Friday with a blinding opening ceremony.

Regardless of the largely empty stands and curious choreography (which, to be honest, occurs yearly — bear in mind the UK’s beds on wheels in 2012?), the athletes appeared blissful to be representing their international locations in the end.

Let the Video games start!

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