Chinese Press - 'the mayor is like Mr Bean. . . up to all kinds of silliness’
The New York Daily (talking about the UK being gambling mad) - “It’s 8/1 that the wrong national anthem will get played at any medal ceremony. It is 1,000/1 that President Obama or Prime Minister David Cameron will admit that their air forces have seen a UFO over the Olympic Stadium… We are not making this up.”
The French press - "London is a great village fair, and Hyde Park a festive circus"
The Russinas - "'These British spectators seem to come from another planet"