In fact, the only part of the “Closing Ceremony” I saw was a brief portion of the last song, which I found disturbing and OBVIOUS in it’s other meanings.
Breakdown of Closing Ceremony found at http://theopenscroll.blogspot.com/2012/08/part-40-2012-london-olympics-closing.html
“The final statement we were left with was made in the band’s name and song that closed it out”.
“Rule the World”
“Cursing by Bell, Book, Candle”. Good site here at:
I didn’t know who “Take That” was, nor Gary Barlow. Here’s Wiki on him and the band. I find the names of their songs/albums interesting in light of this Olympic zion performance with the Red Phoenix. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gary_Barlow
See Musical Career: Take That: 1990–1996, 2005–present
Combining the Closing Ceremony with the Opening Ceremony presents an eerie and troubling picture. A Party-like atmosphere? Perhaps for some…