US First Lady Michelle Obama has described the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games as "really cool" during an appearance on NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
When asked if she understood what was going on in Danny Boyle's spectacular she said: "It was the story of the creation of the nation."
Keshorn Walcott won Trinidad and Tobago's second gold medal in Olympic history. He was rewarded with more than a gold letterbox.
Boris Johnson suggested that the London Olympic Games may have been the greatest ever staged when he met ITV News presenter Mark Austin.
The British runner Mo Farah's victory dance has become a hit of the Olympics Games. But how did it all start?