Organisers in Rio, the home of samba and carnival, have apparently come up with a uniquely Brazilian response to any embarrassing booing at tonight's Olympic opening ceremony: LOUD PARTY MUSIC.
The country's interim president Michel Temer will declare the Olympic Games open during a four-hour ceremony.
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