I really just got into the mixed badminton doubles, punching the air woot woot, thinking it was the finals. Really it was just a little heat (and Badminton??). But thrilling it was.
So the Olympics are fun and all that, but lest we forget...
You can follow the Gadfly project at this blog- a voice for the persecuted of China.
and you can follow the Darfur Olympics here.