I’m not the only one who saw this, right? (Olympics Opening Ceremony = Lord of the Rings) Read 9 comments Plus it had a boring bit in the middle that was pretty much just people walking. Hahaha no you weren’t the only one, my favourite bit was when they placed all the flags on bag end! Bizarre, huh? Although Tolkien wasn’t unrelated to the UK, so it might make some sense. J R R Tolkein served in the British Army in World War One. The Lancashire Fusiliers to be exact. I bet you compare everything to the Lord of the Rings. You have the gift of foresight. What else did you see? – Arwen I think that was the whole point of the exercise, the RINGS being the Olympic RINGS. I think you totally missed the point. The common point here? Masonic symbols! anyone notice that? Leave a Reply to Anonymous Cancel replyCommentName Email Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.