Quote Originally Posted by polyglot View Post
Bizarre. Nearly as bizarre as the gizmodo commenters.

Certainly looks like film though, with B&W images on it.
The destruction of the otherwise permanent images signifies the end of the public Olympic games, they being replaced by a carefully scripted nationalist pageant, the rights to which are controlled in toto by the winning television network bidder. Or not. Now, sit back and enjoy "Why I gave my youth to synchronized swimming", Up close, and Personal, with your host and friend, Bob Costas...