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February 08, 2014, 10:04:56 PM
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What's been your favorite Sochi Fail so far?

There's been a great list to choose from:  The $50 billion budget, the hotels being unfinished, the athlete hotels only giving twin sized beds, vast amounts of stray dogs, the opening ceremony ring glitch.....the public double toilet?

My favorite so far is US Bobsledder J. Quinn being trapped in his hotel bathroom, so he smashed through the middle of it lol.  Just go to Twitter and type #SochiProblems , too many laughs

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February 08, 2014, 11:08:04 PM
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All of this should not be happening. It is ridiculous how they are not even ready to host them and they have already started. Also, have you heard about how Russia is now apparently spying on everyone and hacking their phones?

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February 08, 2014, 11:18:36 PM
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All of this should not be happening. It is ridiculous how they are not even ready to host them and they have already started. Also, have you heard about how Russia is now apparently spying on everyone and hacking their phones?

Sounds like the NSA
Where's the source for that?
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February 08, 2014, 11:22:47 PM
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All of this should not be happening. It is ridiculous how they are not even ready to host them and they have already started. Also, have you heard about how Russia is now apparently spying on everyone and hacking their phones?

Sounds like the NSA
Where's the source for that?
Here you go: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/02/07/nbc-news-takes-heat-over-sochi-phone-hacking-report/
EDIT: Not exactly hacking, just take a look at the article. It is more like privacy concerns. It is apparently just NBC News saying this.

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February 09, 2014, 01:50:16 AM
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lol yea, I guess it could've gone worse.

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February 09, 2014, 04:09:59 AM
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Sochi Olympic Failure #42: There's no Satoshi flag displayed anywhere in Sochi.





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February 09, 2014, 05:10:42 AM
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What's been your favorite Sochi Fail so far?
Things like the ring not opening can be funny, but the poor conditions the participants are living in are not funny at all. Sad

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February 09, 2014, 05:55:18 AM
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You shouldn't fall for western propaganda...

Here's an opposite report: http://youtu.be/UPFcdPIgz8k

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February 09, 2014, 06:04:43 AM
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Guaranteed OP is American. You guys love talking shit about Russia.

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February 09, 2014, 06:15:09 PM
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Yes, I am American.  There is no doubt the Olympics have had some funny fails so far, but I wouldn't be surprised if they happened at every Olympics (including Atlanta not too long ago).  I wasn't by any means trying to rag on Russia in general, just the failure to be prepared for a $50+ billion Olympic event that had 7 years to be made.

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February 10, 2014, 04:26:06 AM
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I have a friend at the olympics at the moment. Some Russian guy told him that half ot the money supposed to be spent waas stolen through blown up construction prices and poor quality.

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February 10, 2014, 05:06:34 AM
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These problems seem like too much.This shouldn't have happened!

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February 10, 2014, 09:36:47 AM
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The pic of the broken bathroom door is worth seeing, looks like the guy did it with his bare hands.

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February 10, 2014, 11:46:15 AM
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I don't believe in US/ EU propaganda. So far, Sochi 2014 has been way better than the last Olympics.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPFcdPIgz8k


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February 10, 2014, 11:46:53 AM
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The Putin pictures in the hotel rooms.
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February 10, 2014, 05:16:21 PM
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I don't believe in US/ EU propaganda. So far, Sochi 2014 has been way better than the last Olympics.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPFcdPIgz8k

I already posted this a few lines back.

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February 10, 2014, 05:33:30 PM
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My favorite glitch has to be the ring not opening. Like seriously Russia I have nothing against u but come on it's the damn olympics
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February 10, 2014, 05:39:13 PM
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You shouldn't fall for western propaganda...

Here's an opposite report: http://youtu.be/UPFcdPIgz8k

RT is not only biased toward Russia (is eastern propaganda okay for you?), but this video didn't report anything, it just pointed out politics for what it is: ugly.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-E0EZRbZbg

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February 10, 2014, 05:44:48 PM
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You guys looking on world through commercial capitalist media? You think you would find something else than bashing Russia in them?

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February 10, 2014, 08:29:29 PM
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RUSSIANS  Grin

http://sports.inquirer.net/files/2014/02/twin-toilets-sochi-russia-olympics.jpg

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