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Olympics Closing Ceremony

PHOTOS: Closing Ceremony Ends Sochi Olympics

AP | JOHN LEICESTER | Posted 02.23.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Flushed with pride after a spectacular showing at the costliest Olympics ever, Russia celebrated 17 days of sport-driven global...

U.S. Flag Bearer Chosen For Closing Ceremony

AP | Posted 02.21.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Four-time Olympian Julie Chu will carry the U.S. flag at the closing ceremony of the Sochi Games. The U.S. Olympic Committee m...

What Happens at the Olympics...

Esther Lofgren | Posted 12.01.2012 | Sports
Esther Lofgren

Everything post-Olympics over in London was pretty amazing. Not as debaucherous as everyone keeps wondering, but an incredible trip, with every single day jam-packed with awesome.

The Bold Choice

Will Durst | Posted 10.17.2012 | Comedy
Will Durst

"Romney-Ryan." Short, alliterative and one syllable more conservative than "Obama-Biden."

Why I'm Glad I Grew Up With the Spice Girls

Kayley Kravitz | Posted 10.13.2012 | Entertainment
Kayley Kravitz

The Spice Girls' dedication to feminist ideals can be debated thanks to their revealing clothing but they never strayed from the opinion that girls can do things just as well as boys, if not better.

NBC Criticized For Closing Ceremony Coverage

Posted 08.13.2012 | Media

NBC frustrated fans once again on Sunday when the network decided to interrupt its coverage of the 2012 Olympics closing ceremony to air an hour-long ...

Supermodels Wow At The Closing Ceremonies

Posted 10.13.2012 | Style

If anyone had any doubt as to who the biggest model on the planet is, they could simply tune into the Olympics closing ceremony to find out. On the wo...

PHOTOS: British Supermodels Wow At The London Olympics Closing Ceremonies

Posted 08.13.2012 | Style

If anyone had any doubt as to who the biggest model on the planet is, they could simply tune into the Olympics closing ceremony to find out. On the wo...

The 'One Thing' We've Been Waiting For This Olympics

Posted 08.13.2012 | Teen

Directioners, the "one thing" you've been waiting not-so-patiently for weeks to see has finally happened: The boys of One Direction performed at the O...

Ed Sheeran Wore What To The Olympics?

Posted 08.12.2012 | Teen

It takes a daring young performer to throw formality to the wind and choose to wear a hoodie and jeans to perform in front of millions of people at th...

WATCH: London's Mayor Dances To Spice Girls

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.12.2012 | Entertainment

London's mayor Boris Johnson had a good time at Sunday's Closing Ceremony for the 2012 London Olympics. A YouTube user with a quick eye spotted Johnso...

Queen Wows At Closing Ceremony With Surprise Guest

Posted 08.13.2012 | Entertainment

The 2012 London Olympics Closing Ceremony was highlighted by performances from some of the biggest names in rock and roll -- including Queen. Famed...

Monty Python Takes Over Closing Ceremony

Posted 08.20.2012 | Entertainment

Monty Python took over the 2012 London Olympics Closing Ceremony. As had been rumored, original Monty Python comedy troupe member Eric Idle led an ...

The Spice Girls Are BACK

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.13.2012 | Entertainment

Forget Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps or McKayla Maroney's stankface. The biggest story of the Olympics has finally come to fruition: The Spice Girls ...

John Lennon Included In Closing Ceremony

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.12.2012 | Entertainment

A video of John Lennon singing "Imagine" stunned audiences at the Closing Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics on Sunday. The BBC's announcers sai...

PHOTOS: Stunning Images From The Closing Ceremony

Posted 08.13.2012 | Sports

With a miniature London constructed inside the Olympic Stadium and more than 4,000 performers taking part, the Closing Ceremony at the London Olympics...

Olympics Get A Dose Of One Direction

The | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.12.2012 | Entertainment

The Closing Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics included a dose of pop sugar fun in the form of the young gents from One Direction. The band floated ...

LIVE: London Olympics Close With a PARTY

Posted 08.12.2012 | Sports

Don't head for Rio just yet. With all of the medals at the London 2012 Olympics awarded, there is one last thing left to do: PARTY! While the ...

Olympians Are Ready To Party At Closing Ceremony

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 10.12.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- British rock stars are seizing the stage to close the Olympics with an extravaganza that promises to keep a worldwide audience entertained w...

NBC To Stream Olympic Closing Ceremony Live

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 10.11.2012 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC acknowledged some critics Saturday in announcing it changed plans and will stream Sunday's Olympic closing ceremony live online....

5 Things We're Into This Week!

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.19.2012 | Teen

This is the latest installment in a new series where the HuffPost Teen editors round up five things they're excited about each week -- from new video ...

2008 Olympics Closing Ceremony: Passing The Torch To London

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

***Check back for updates*** The Guardian has a full writeup, with pictures, of the Beijing Olympics' spectacular closing ceremony, which passed the ...

Why I'm Glad I Grew Up With the Spice Girls

Kayley Kravitz | Posted 10.15.2012 | Style
Kayley Kravitz

The Spice Girls' dedication to feminist ideals can be debated thanks to their revealing clothing but they never strayed from the opinion that girls can do things just as well as boys, if not better.