Beijing’s Blue Screen of Death

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Blue Screen of Death @ Beijing Olympics opening ceremony

From Rivercool, via Hecaitou’s blog, via EastSouthWestNorth.

Comme les Chinois typically tries not to just re-post news published somewhere else, but this is just too good to keep for myself. There has been talk about the fake singing, the sequences that would’ve been added in case of rain, but the geek in me (and IT specialist by trade), insists that this is the best part of the opening ceremony to pick on.

Yes, what you see on the picture, as torchbearer Li Ning is flying in, is Microsoft’s signature blue screen of death!

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