15 Feb 2014
After President Putin hugged the bi-sexual 3Km speedskating gold medalist Ireen Wüst to show the Russian “man/woman in the street” that all people whether hetero or homo or bi are equal, the music band “small beer” [Kleintje Pils] played purposely the overtly gay YMCA song during the 1500m speed skating in Sochi.
The band had asked permission of the Russian Olympic Committee to play YMCA and got it.
This video shows the Sochi organisers’ sound system played YMCA as well.
How US Evangelicals Helped Create Russia’s Anti-Gay Movement: here.
Scott Lively, who has taken credit for inspiring Russia’s controversial ‘gay propaganda’ law, says Christian rockstar Vicky Beeching is misguided to claim she is a lesbian: here.
If Vanessa-Mae lost a bit of dignity in the slalom, she gained a lot of respect. Competing for gold is only part of what the Olympics is about – the violinist showed Sochi how coming last can also be a triumph: here.