The queen sure knows how to draw a crowd. As she allegedly parachuted down to Olympic Park, a mad rush of those outside the stadium ensued.
Observers sprinted to the area, hoping to catch a glimpse.
"It's the queen!"
Alas, "she" landed too far away to be seen by most outside the arena.
—Jon Krawczynski — Twitter http://www.twitter.com/APkrawczynski
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