Day 1: Olympic Ceremony
Photos | Post reporter Amy Shipley talks about the extravagant ceremony that opened the 2008 Summer Games at the National Stadium in Beijing.
For Chinese, A Long-Awaited Occasion of Hope and Pride
Article | BEIJING, Aug 8 -- Hours before the first performers began entertaining the crowd Friday, a doctor from Sichuan province sat on the curb outside the iconic Bird's Nest stadium with his 7-year-old son, waiting to go in. He had no water, no umbrella, to protect him from the sun; those had been banned...
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