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How To Throw An Olympics Opening Party

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    The 2016 Rio Olympic Games start on Friday 5th August. We're pretty excited, and what better way (short of doing actual sport...) to kick off proceedings than host a dinner party with a bunch of friends? We've made it Friday-friendly, so you don't need to spend hours in the kitchen. If you're looking to throw a bash another day, take these ideas for any part of the Olympics. Caipirinhas are essential though.


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    Scrap the music, hook your TV up to YouTube and prepare a playlist of Olympic videos. This could go two ways... 1) you're serious about your sport and want to watch the best bits from 2012. Or 2) you just want to watch fail videos on loop. We know what we'll be doing...