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Pelosi: Sochi a 'Very Bad Choice to Have the Olympics'

10:22 AM, Feb 7, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Former speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi says Sochi is a "very bad choice to have the Olympics":

"I’m disappointed that Sochi is the site, the Olympic committee has never been one to be concerned about human rights and I think that this was a very bad choice to have the Olympics...And in light of the LGBT issues, it’s like going into ancient history, the whole world has moved to a different place and that this should even be an issue just speaks to the inappropriateness of Russia being the site for the winter Olympics...Here’s my thing about the Olympics, it really REALLY destroys my schedule because I watch it all the time, into the night, because I’m watching while it’s happening instead of waiting until the next day," she tells NowThis News.

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