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Originally posted on Smashing Applications by AN Jay
August 21, 2008
Today, we are compiling a list of 17 Beijing 2008 Olympic Advertisements. In this post, you can see how different companies conveyed their marketing/promotion message for their products or services for the Olympic season. They want their customers to enjoy the spirits and adventures of Olympic with them.
You are welcome to share if you know more Beijing 2008 Olympic Advertisements which our readers/viewers may like.
Those tone, fit, and flawless nubile young athletes hanging around the Olympic Village in-between meets are...getting it on like rabbits on steroids. The Swimmers Most Of All.
(Article from the Times of London, England on August 22, 2008).
PS. If you the read the article, the male athletes are getting all the action, not the females. Hmmm, things don't change regardless of the era, region, or social norms at the time. It was like this during the ancient Greek Olympics and Roman gladiatorial games, as it is today. The male champion gets all hot women, while the female champion is definitely not getting some......
2008 Beijing Olympics - 660+ Great Moments Captured On Camera:
A few cool shots and comments from power photo bloggers at the 2008 Beijing Olympics:
"Snapped this shortly after Bolt's record breaking run in the 100m at the Olympics. What a talent! I Hope the tag-line gets a smile or two."
"I am just so happy and enjoying Beijing 2008 Olympics, 16 days is so fast and this wonderful experience will encourage me to keep forging ahead and surpass the dream both for my own and for my country. China is a friendly and great, also a powerful nation, welcome to Beijing, welcome to China! I deeply believed that I will see China host the second Olympics, and I will participate more next time!..."
"Beijing 2008 Olympics Closing Ceremony. That's WOW again, just so wonderful experience to be there."
"Beijing 2008 Olympics Closing Ceremony. Silver bell performers dance in tune with the beat of the heavenly drums on the Mian Stage to greet the guests."
"Beijing ( Pechino) 18 agosto 2008 Matteo Morandi in azione nel suo esercizio nella finale degli anelli alle Olimpiadi di Pechino. Foto di Ferdinando Mezzelani-GMT"
China has one of the world's oldest people and continuous civilizations, consisting of states and cultures dating back more than six millennia. It has the world's longest continuously used written language system, and is the source of such major inventions as what the British scholar and biochemist Joseph Needham called the "four great inventions of Ancient China": paper, the compass, gunpowder, and printing. Historically China's cultural sphere has been very influential in East Asia as a whole, with Chinese religion, customs, and writing system being adopted, to varying degrees, by its neighbors Japan, Korea, and Vietnam.