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25 Olympic Scandals And Sensations

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Aug 25, 2008
The Beijing Olympic games have come and gone, but not without making a tremendous impression on the world.

From the hype leading up to the 2008 Beijing Olympic games, to the splendor of the opening ceremony, the coverage of Michael Phelps’ record-breaking wins, to the drama of the closing ceremonies, there were plenty of lessons supplied along the way.

Below are some of the top issues that arose, as well as features pertaining to the Beijing Olympics that taught the globe lessons relevant to our world today.

The cluster includes insight into architecture of the future, ways in which we might deal with smog, gaining tolerance for cultural etiquette, and solutions for activist rallies during major global events.

It also offers a peak into international branding, advertising, and demonstration of how news and major event coverage could make their way into the hands of citizens even more in the future.

Examining the events of the 2008 Beijing Olympics can offer great insight into future world games and mass global events.