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Twitter's 5 best reactions to the Olympics opening ceremony


Flags of 200 nations are displayed on Regent Street in London. Crowds are expected to flock to the streets to catch a glimpse of the Olympics--for free.


Peter Macdiarmid

Danny Boyle's opening ceremony for the London Olympics is starting things off with a bang, but don't worry if you can't see it: Twitter's got you covered. Here are the top 5 reactions GlobalPost came across while watching the ceremony (this reporter is in Brazil and doesn't have to depend on NBC) and keeping on top of social media.


2. I won't spoil it for those of you who haven't seen it yet, but this one is better once you've seen the opening ceremony.



5. And to top things off, one that was tweeted by numerous people...