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From My Hostel: Night #1

This bed smells. I wonder how many other sweaty bodies have laid here night after night?

Do you think it is more popular to take the top bed or the bottom bed? 555 more words


Brazil police arrest 10 suspected of planning Olympics terrorist acts

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian police have arrested 10 people suspected of planning terrorist acts during the Olympics, authorities said Thursday.

The group was inspired by the Islamic State and only had contact with the terrorist group via the Internet and social media, Brazil Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes said. 214 more words


Russia Gives No Fucks: One More Reason Why We All Know This Statement To Be True

Yesterday, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) released a report by Dr. Richard McLaren who investigated claims made by Grigory Rodchenkov, the former head of Russia’s National Anti-Doping Laboratory, that he doped many athletes at the Sochi games in 2014. 266 more words


Will Pokemon Go Save The Rio Olympics?

On August 5th, we’ll see over 200 nations hoist their flags in Rio de Janiero to signify the beginning of the 27th Summer Olympics since the Modern Olympics began in 1896. 412 more words


Washed up corpses now largest contingency attending Rio Olympics

Rio de Janiero, Brazil – With more reports of dead bodies washing up on the shores of Rio just weeks before the 2016 Olympics, the International Olympic Committee confirmed the corpses are now officially the largest contingency to send athletes to the games. 226 more words


Rio 2016: An Olympic Debacle

The 2016 Summer Olympics are set to kick off exactly a month from today in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. Elite athletes from all over the world who have trained relentlessly for this moment will convene on the southern end of the country to compete for 306 sets of Olympic medals in 28 different sports. 2,629 more words