Representatives from several countries participating in the Beijing Olympics have taken issue with China’s behavior as a host country, pointing to inhumane conditions for quarantined athletes, unreasonable isolation rules and unexplained media suppression. …judging from some images being shared around the Internet, the food sure doesn’t make it worth it either. And maybe what makes … Read moreChina under fire for treatment of atheists during Winter Games
The cases among Olympics-related personnel were up from 21 a day earlier while cases in the bubble that restricts the movements of Games participants, reached 19, compared with seven a day earlier. Feb. 2 saw the highest daily figure in the loop so far with 26 and the highest total daily figure with 55. Games … Read moreCovid cases increasing at China Olympic village
Rumors of war.. political controversy.. and now a rising Covid case count amongst athletes
Ivanka Trump arrived in South Korea on Friday as she takes on diplomatic duties at the Winter Olympics…But .. not even she could help a struggling network retain viewers for its shrinking Olympics.. It ain’t 1994 anymore.. For the last Friday of the often-struggling PyeongChang Games, NBC and NBCSN’s combined primetime coverage grabbed a 9.2/16 … Read moreNot even Ivanka Trump could save the NBC Olympics ratings disaster
The World Health Organization (WHO) has rejected a call to move or postpone this summer’s Rio Olympic Games over the Zika outbreak. It said this would “not significantly alter” the spread of the virus, which is linked to serious birth defects.