Any excitement that may have been implied through the title of this post was sarcasm.
Apparently the 2020 Olympics are either going on or soon to be going on.
Without any reservation or hesitation I can completely and unequivocally say:
I think for people of my generation, the Olympics were about East vs West, Good vs Evil etc.
Without the Soviet Union, it’s completely meaningless to me. Having professionals play in the events doubled down on that.
Some of the other reasons for my complete lack of caring:
3 on 3 basketball
PING PONG (seriously)