Fact-checked by: PolitiFact

2021/07/25 | United States

FALSE: The opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics predicted the COVID-19 pandemic.

Explanation: There is no evidence that the opening ceremony from the 2012 London Olympic games predicted the COVID-19 pandemic. The opening included images of hospital beds as a large, hooded figure loomed overhead — Lord Voldemort from the Harry Potter series.

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