Tribute to Russia's pagan and Orthodox past. Tell me that's not pretty..?! (Image from The Independent)
Communism, a la avant-garde. (Images from NBC)
Image from Japan Times.
But, to leave on a brighter note, I thought I'd share some of the awesomeness with you. Of course, you can try and get access to footage of the whole ceremony, but if you were to watch just one part of it -- if you had just about 20-30 mins -- this is what I'd suggest you see.