Some people have a positive view about the event while others have negative thought about it.
For the supporters of the Olympics, they enjoy witnessing from the beginning of the sports competition until the ending or awarding part.
On the other side, if the results are not manipulated by the people behind this or mix with political system, outcome will probably fair not biased.
If you have mozilla firefox browser you can directly check the updates of the numbers of medals from bronze to gold. Just click the olympic icon and you can have the news update about the Beijing Olympics 2008.
May peace and glory be with the athletes!!!!!!