Friday, July 27, 2012

OPENING CEREMONY.... Parade.. Speech

For Parade of the Athletes...      CLICK HERE to go to POSIE's Blog

For  the  Opening EXTRAVAGANZA      CLICK HERE to go to ROO's Blog

Additional info  available      HERE Blogville Comm. Calendar

ALSO.... JUST IN.... be sure to go to   Mona and Weenie's POST for a major presentation

OH MY.....    I guess it is time fur me to give my OPENING Speech...   I HOPE that I don't mess this up...   I am pretty nervous..   and my TUX is .... not very comfortable...      WELL.. Without further     ado....   

Ladies and Gentlemen, as Chairman of the Blogville Olympic Committee, I am here this day representing both Blogville and our Neighboring village, CatBlogosphere. Catblogsophere's Large Stadium is currently being Renovated and so in the Spirit of OLYMPIC Sportsmanship and Fellowship we have filled This stadium to the brim with our COMBINED Athletes and their adoring Public. I would like to extend our heartfelt,
Welcome to the 2012 Olympics Of Blogville and CatBlogosphere. 
I would like to say that All of the Athletes you will be watching over the 15 days of competition are the FINEST and FRIENDLIEST that you will ever encounter. They have Trained Tirelessly for their chosen events. 
 The HOSTS for each Venue have ensured that you will be treated to an experience that will rival the spirit of good sportsmanship shown by the Ancient Greeks.
I wish to tell you that the Olympic Committee could NOT be more PROUD of the selfless efforts of the HOSTS, and dedication the ATHLETES. 
At this time, I ask that you PLEASE RISE..... TO HONOR the Athletes and the HOSTS that are bringing them to you......................( 87 seconds of STANDING OVATION and REVERBERATING CHEERS).............
Ladies and Gentlemen, I now declare the 2012 Blogville and CatBlogosphere OLYMPICS     are now....                                OPEN !

PeeS........   I would like to Wish My Beautiful Bride... Ruby... a very HAPPY BIRFDAY.   Love you my dear.    XOXOXO   Frank 
Also:     this Badge is fur EACH and EVERY Athlete.    You may Snag it and use it on YOUR Blog.    Thank You Sarge.    It is spectacular.    

HOSTS....... PLEASE Take the Badge and put it up on YOUR BLOGS so that if any of YOUR Athletes miss it Here... they will be SURE to have it from you.      EVERY ATHLETE is A WINNER... in OUR BOOK!!!    



Finn said...

YAYAYA! Grrrrrreat speech Mr. Mayor!!! We are really looking forward to ALL the events!!

Dexter said...

I am so there! Bring it on!


HH and The Boys said...

Wonderful speech Frankie and wonderful start to the Olympics....

hugs, Max, Bugsy and Knuckles

Charlene and Storm said...

great speech, i cannot wait for it to get started!!! eek!!!

Charlene and Stormy

Anonymous said...

You have such a beautiful way with words :) Just WONDERFUL! :D

Our Olympics are OFF and Running! Yay!

Waggin at ya,

Scooter said...

Good morning, Mr Chairman. Congratulations on such a rousing speech. What a perfect start to the games and I know that all of the hosts, athletes, and spectators are very excited to be here. Thank you for all of your hard work and leadership.
Grr and Woof,
Sarge, Host & Athlete

My Mind's Eye said...

Well done Mayor give the best most inspirational speeches.
Happy B-day to your Ruby AMD give her a kissy from us.
Hugs Madi and Mom

HoundDogMom said...

Wonderful speech and let the GAMES BEGINS. Happy B-Day to your wife Ruby as well. Off to check out the start of the olympics. Sniffs, The HoundDogs

Frank The Tank said...

Wonderful speech Mr. Mayor!!! (clapping paws)
Thank you for all of your hard work, help and organization that has made this wonderful Olympic event happen! I'm excite to see all the events!


Love, Licks and Hugs from Frank xxxxxxx

Declan said...

Excellent Speech Mate, Well done! Deccy x

Asta said...

Mayow Fwanki!
(Asta jumps up and claps spontaneoosly so loud, thwooghout speech it's hawd to heaw the wowds)

I have teaws in my eyes at the thought that you have honowed us all wif yoow opening of these games..i am sooo gwateful fow all the hosts and owganizews and theiw tiweless wowk and am(Asta wipes away teaw) so pwoud of all the pawticipants and theiw fwiendly and incloosive competoishun

smoochie kisses clap,clap,clap)

Dougall-the-Scottie said...

Very inspiring!! Can't wait for the events to begin!

3 doxies said...

Woooohoooo (clap, clap), oh Frankie dat was just a most beautiful speech...sniff, sniff. Such poetry under amaze me.
Okays, wheres da buffet?


3 doxies said...

Oh PS: THANK YOU fur ALL your heard work ti put dis most soecial event on. I nows it took alot of time and effort...and alot of lost thank you!


Rubie and Poots (her Mum) said...

Top speech Mr Mayor..... glad to see the nerves did not affect your fantastic speech one little bit. I cannot wait a moment longer for the Games to BEGIN!

Tail Wuggles, Rubie xxx

Anonymous said...


Great Speech Mayor Frankie!

Susie & Bites

Unknown said...

Great speech Frankie and we are well chuffed to take part. Well done and good luck to everybody.
Best wishes Molly

Backcountry Brodie said...

WOOF WOOF WOOF WOOF WOOF (That be me cheering.) Great speech Mayor Chairman Frankie Furter! Let the games begin! ARROOOOOOO!

MadSnapper said...

you really look handsome today. thanks for the speech aroooooo

Lovable Lily said...

Thank you Mayor Frankie for that pawsome speech! You did a fangtastic job. (Tho all of that cheering for like 87 million seconds hurt our delicate ears.)

We are so excited that the BIG day is finally here!! We're all gonna make you proud, so now it's your time to sit back, relax and enjoy the Games.

Lily Belle & Muffin

GOOSE said...

{whistle, Whistle} Mr. Mayor that was fantastic!!! {clap clap clap} What a start to these games.

Angels Amber and Max DaWeenie and Mom said...

Wonderfur speech Frankie!! Jus wish me wasn't on da sidelines.....rather be competing wit all me furiends. Da visitors jus came at da wrong time dis year.

{ wants me puter back again}

Noodles said...

You SPEECHIFY with the best.
Love Noodles

Scooter said...

Best Speech ever Frankie. You did good. Enjoy today and tomorrow bring on the Events!! Yay!!


The Slimmer Pugs, Kitties, and Mama said...

Great Speech Mr. Mayor! Wesa are looking forward to being spectators of all these fine events!
Much Luvums,
The Slimmer Puggums
George, Gracie, Toby, Lily, and Mimi
The Slimmer PurrSibs
Socks, Jack, Percy, Luna, and Golden

Sweet William The Scot said...

Mayor what a stupendous speech, thank goodness you made it short. No Yada Yada Yada. Now I can watch the parade and the lighting of the torch.
Thanks for being a friend
Sweet William The Scot

Millie and Walter said...

Excellent speech Mayor Frankie! Nina and I are so excited to see all the competition.


Duke said...

Eighty-seven cheers for Mayor Frankie! whoooooohooo
We are so excited!

Love ya lots,
Mitch and Molly

The Websters said...

Such a great speech for a FABULOUS event!


The Florida Furkids said...

We're so excited! Great opening speech!!

The Florida Furkids and Lexi

ZOOLATRY said...

BRAVO! Bravo. WOO-WOO! MEOW, meow! Applause, applause.

Murphy said...

Excellent speech!! No wonder you are mayor!! And your tux looked great on you!! Let the games begin!!

Your friends,

Murphy & Stanley

Sheltie Times said...

Great speach let the games begin!!!

The Ladies of Beaglebratz Manor said...

We Beaglebratz haf bin so bizy lookin'at all the Olympic stuffz - almost furgotz tue tell ya what a FANGTASTICAL job u did on your speech. Yepperz - we DEFINITELY wood haf bin duin'synchronized peein'all over the ccliseum if that had bin either of us.
Shiloh'n Shasta

K9 Katastrophie said...

*clapping* Oh Frankie that is wonderful!! GRREAT speech!


Matilda the Boxer said...

What a FANGTASTIC speech, Mr. Mayor! I'm so excited about the Olympics, and so PROUD to be here at the Olympic Stadium with all these other pawsome athletes in the spirit of friendly competition.

You've been an amazing chairman, and this will be the best 17 days EVER!!!

Dachshund Nola said...

*clap clap clap* Bravo Frankie! Well done my friend that was pawsome!

Matilda the Boxer said...

Frankie, LBR will have a ChipIn for the Legacy Olympics up by tonight! I'll share a link to it on my blog. Also, the albums are supposed to be public, so you'll still be able to see the entries even if you don't have a Facebook. Momma and I have been working SUPER hard on this, and we really hope it's a success for LBR!!

3 doxies said...

Bwhahahahahaha...OMD...tells Ernie THANK YOU fur da Hump Hug. You knows, I nearly peed allllll overs my legs readin' dat...hehehehe.
And guess what...kerazy lady found some white hairs on me and then hers ran and gotted da tweezers...aaaaack!


WFT Nobby said...

Hip hip hooray Frankie! I am feeling totally inspired, as I'm sure is the whole of Blogville. We are so lucky to have such a fine Mayor.
Again, hooray!
Toodle pip!
PS Gail wants to apologise for us not having been around much this week. We are staying with the human Grandparents and tussling with their prehistoric computer. But don't worry, we have our Bouncing Event post all ready and scheduled for Sunday.

Teri and her Stylish Adventure Cats said...

You are a purrfect Master of Ceremonies, and Yes! Let the games begin!

George The Lad said...

Well said Bertie, round of a paws for the Mayor Hip hip hooray, Hip Hip Hooray
I have a tears in my eyes being part of this big fun caring community

Tucker said...

Great speech! Is is ready for a little friendly competition - come on' bring it you other napping dogs!!! I entered every lazy category i could .... BOL.

woof -Tucker

Posie said...

Hey Misster Mayor, dat waz wunn heckk owf a speech! hipp hipp hooorah! I lovedd eet, ooh thiz is sooo veriiy furry exciytern!! Thankss fur poppin ovvir to paraydey twiyce heeheehee! Me n mummer ees sooooooooooooo releeeeved eet wentt well!

Love n likkers, pdorg xoxxx

Fuzzy Tales said...

Terrific speech! Three gazillion cheers for all the athletes (of which we are but two!).

Let the games begin!

Ziggy Stardust said...

Frankie, I have never heard a finer speach. I am tinkling with excitement(sorry Mommy).

Loveys Sasha

Andrea and the Celestial Kitties said...

Whistles and cheers! Great speech!

Corbin said...


Anonymous said...


That was a super terrific speech, Mayor Frankie! Gosh, this may be one of the Most Exciting events in Blogville YET! I can hardly wait for the first event!

Wiggles & Wags,

Agnes B. Bullock said...


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kissa-bull said...

We are ttooting for your speech mayor frankie!!!we entered as many contests as we could. And you know the tuneful tooting was the first one we just had to enter teeheee

Bella Roxy & Macdui said...

Yay!!!! Great speech! We've been watching the opening ceremony and parade of athletes this morning. Can't wait for the games.

XXXOOO Daisy, Bella & Roxy

The Army of Four said...


Kwee Cats and Art said...

Frankie! That a great speech! You looked handsome and not nervous at all. We so excited! We wuz our athlete medal! Thank you guys sooooo much! These our first Olympics and we hasin so much funs! Good lucks to evfurrybody :-) Yay!!!

STELLA and RORY from Down Under said...

Hi Mr Frankie, this is just what we need. A wonderful olympics to watch and enjoy. Thanks mate. No worries, and love, Stella and Rory

Shawn said...

WOOHOOOOOO!!! We awe so excited to be pawtisapants in the 2012 Games!! Our mom has had us up at the booty crack of dawn...evfurry morning..twaining fow ouw events and we hopes to make ouw countwy pwoud!

Chloe, Cecil and Winston

Alasandra, The Cats and Dogs said...

What a lovely speech Frankie. we all feel very honored to have participated in such a pawsome event with so many pawsome cats and dogs.

sprinkles said...

OMD, what a beautiful speech to open up the Olympics! My boys and I are looking forward to checking out all the events.

Hoke said...

Do they have a category for barking?! Boy would I win!

Jans Funny Farm said...

Great opening speech, Frankie. Let the games begin.

And happy birthday to Ruby.

The Daily Pip said...

Bravo, bravo (chomp, chomp) bravo (slurp, slurp) ... sorry, I am late, but I was doing a security check of the food court. Everything looks to be in order. I did a little taste test at all of booths just to make sure everything was just right.

Let the games begin!

Your pal, Pip

Cara n Crew said...

::cheering and clapping paws:: great speech, Mr. Chairman Frankie! we are so excited for these CatBlogosphere and Blogville Games! thanks so much for everything you did to organize this event! Good luck to all of the athletes!

Fraidy Cats Pip, Smidgen, Minnie (and Hollie)

Two French Bulldogs said...

screaming, clapping...we could barely hear!! Awesome
Benny & Lily

Val said...

Woof! Great Speech! Woof! Two years to the winter Olympics! Woof!

detroit dog said...


Unknown said...

Yoohoo..!!Handsomely said!Truly in the spirit of the games...!
Ginger, Buddy n Shadow

Anonymous said...

Well said Mayor Frankie! :D

Luna & Cynder

Bassetmomma said...

Woo hoo! Awesome speech! I'm off to check out some events!

Lassiter Chase and Benjamin said...

Pawsome speech! Thanks for all your hard work in organizing the Blogville Olympics. We are so excited to be pawticipating in so many events. Thank you Thank you Thank you. (You deserve a lot of dog treats for all your hard work.)

♥Mona + Prissy + Angel Weenie♥ said...

One word..........Pawsome!!

Tweedles -- that's me said...

I am clapping and cheering! GOOD JOB!

ShellePenn said...

What a great job!! I have no idea why you were so nervous! You are a fangtastic speaker!

Thanks for all the hard work... :) I have been counting the days until the start of the Ollympicals!!!

Shelle, Milo, Dixie and Newby,

Sally Ann and Andy said...

You spoke well! Good speech, yahh!

Oskar said...

Amazing opening speech, Frankie! You did a fangtastic job.

Nubbin wiggles,