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August 24, 2008



I am concerned. Please don't let that post be YOUR closing ceremony! You aren't giving up this blog are you? Some of us started blogging because of YOU! see here http://exquisitedee.blogspot.com/2008/03/beginning.html
So- after reading your blog for years- I started one. So don't give this one up. For sentimental reasons :)

Diane (Yip)

I was actually a grown up already by then & living here during those Olympics. A friend of mine did a lot of the art work at the coliseum. It was very exciting around here. Funny that I don't remember the closing ceremonies.


I didn't even know. I was only 4 that year. If I would've seen this (maybe I did... can't remember), I'm pretty sure I would've been freaked out and impressed except for the announcer ruining the magic of the ufo and talking about how heavy it is and gas and all that stuff, but I probably wouldn't have noticed.

George R. Eddy

Crazy! I never really paid that much attention to the 1984 Games, so I never really noticed the recreation of Close Encounters here. Thanks for sharing it.


I was born that year!! :)


Cool! I never saw that before. Can't believe I missed it! Btw...I was around 14 then. My child (13yr.) is all about aliens & ufos, so he'll love this! :)


I was 8 - and I remember those Olympics fondly. I thought it was pretty darn impressive actually. Nothing like crowd participation!


you were 11 in '84? That's the year after I graduated. Thanks for making me feel old ;-)

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