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Sochi’s Euthanized Dogs To Be Returned To Streets After Olympics

As the games wind down, officials are already starting to return the dead strays to the streets they once called home.
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A satirical, tongue-in-cheek, commentary on controversial elements of Russia's Olympic policies.

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Why the Sochi Olympics are the Most Expensive in History - YouTube

Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News The Olympics are as much about money as they are about sports. Between broadcasting rights,...
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A great minidocumentary on the corruption behind the 2014 Winter Olympics.

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Olympic Athletes in Sochi Banned from Social Media

Olympic Athletes in Sochi Banned from Social Media | Olympics | Scoop.it
There's a reason you won't see any Instagram or Vine videos published on social media by Olympic athletes this month in Sochi.

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A discussion on censorship during the Olympic games, 2014.

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Susan Taylor's curator insight, February 23, 2014 7:34 AM

While Olympic athletes can post written content and photos in line with the fundamental principles of Olympism, the IOC has banned them from posting any audio or video of events, competitions and other activities taking place in Sochi.

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Sochi closing ceremony pokes fun at Olympic ring malfunction ...

Sochi closing ceremony pokes fun at Olympic ring malfunction ... | Olympics | Scoop.it
Sochi closing ceremony pokes fun at Olympic ring malfunction (PHOTOS). Published time: February 23, 2014 23:28. Get short URL. Performers form the Olympic rings during the closing ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February ...
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Russia showing a sense of humour at their initial failure during the opening Olympic ceremonies.

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Olympic challenge: How do host cities fare after the games? - CBS News

Olympic challenge: How do host cities fare after the games? - CBS News | Olympics | Scoop.it
Olympic challenge: How do host cities fare after the games?
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A critical look on how Olympic cities fare after the fanfare has died out.

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Russia on top as 2014 Games end

Russia on top as 2014 Games end | Olympics | Scoop.it
Hosts Russia finish top of the medal table and Britain equal their best performance as Sochi 2014 comes to an end.
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Host country comes out on top for the medal count of the Winter Olympics.

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Sochi Journalists Arrive To Find Hotels Unfinished

Sochi Journalists Arrive To Find Hotels Unfinished | Olympics | Scoop.it

http://i1.wp.com/searchbuzz.co/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/sochi_hotel_room.jpg?fit=500%2C300 Read it: http://buz.uz/LC8mKF


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Housing problems from an underdevleoped city hosting the Olympics.

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Sochi Olympics 2014 Homophobia: Mayor Claims 'No Gay Residents,' Vladimir ... - Sports World News

Sochi Olympics 2014 Homophobia: Mayor Claims 'No Gay Residents,' Vladimir ... - Sports World News | Olympics | Scoop.it
Sochi Olympics 2014 Homophobia: Mayor Claims 'No Gay Residents,' Vladimir ...
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Vladmir Putin. Russian President Vladimir Putin. (Photo : Reuters).

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Controversial anti-gay sentiment of Russia's policy regarding same sex relationships.

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Golden generation leads Canadian men to Olympic hockey gold, again, in Sochi - National Post

Golden generation leads Canadian men to Olympic hockey gold, again, in Sochi - National Post | Olympics | Scoop.it
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Golden generation leads Canadian men to Olympic hockey gold, again, in Sochi
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SOCHI, Russia — “Not quite as dramatic, obviously,” said Sidney Crosby, and he couldn't have understated it more.
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Canadian victory over Sweeden in the men's Olympic gold metal game.

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If previous hosts a guide, Sochi will see tourism boost - USA TODAY

If previous hosts a guide, Sochi will see tourism boost - USA TODAY | Olympics | Scoop.it
If previous hosts a guide, Sochi will see tourism boost
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Nestled along the Black Sea, with the Caucasus Mountains less than an hour away, the combination of sand and snow set Sochi apart from other European playgrounds.
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Local tourism benefit of hosting the Olympic games.

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