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The Best Of The Internet's Response To The Fifth Olympic Ring Not Opening

The minor technical hiccup during Sochi's opening ceremony set the internet ablaze with jokes. Because internet.

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During the opening ceremony for the Sochi Winter Olympic Games, mechanical snowflakes rose toward the sky and bloomed to create the Olympic rings, except for one:

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The following are the best of the internet's reaction to this inconsequential technical difficulty.

12. The Bob Costas:

The fifth ring that didn't open is just a tribute to Bob Costas's eye.

Jordan Cohen@jorcohen

The fifth ring that didn't open is just a tribute to Bob Costas's eye.

11:29 AM - 7 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

13. The Huffington Post burn:

New Sochi splash: http://t.co/smb4tpROpx

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