Lewis Black on the disaster that is the Sochi Olympics (video)

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“The only thing in Russia that’s more exposed than their corruption is their president’s nippples.”

Sochi may be “the most corrupt Olympics in history”

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Conservative cost estimate of Sochi Olympics is $51 billion, more than 400% higher than planned.

Coke Web site: “Not very classy” to ask questions about gay rights

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Coca-Cola’s “virtual agent” takes visible offense when asked about questions concerns gays and lesbians.

Russians built “Love Toilets” at Sochi Olympics

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For some odd reason, the Russians have put two toilets in each stall (not a joke). Mmm cozy!

From 2011: “Numerous Chris Christie corruption scandals would re-emerge if he ran for president”

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Taking Christie’s chess piece off the table, is doable, but needs continued effort. His many scandals will help.

What if Chris Christie’s Bridgegate wasn’t about revenge, but rather money?

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Everyone is talking about “revenge,” but what if Bridgegate was actually about money?
Money politics corruption

Is privatization driven by corruption? The Chicago parking meter debacle

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In the Chicago parking meter deal, all benefits went to bankers and investors.

NSA has bugged UN, EU, 80 embassies

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It’s clear the NSA is spying on everyone. The big question now is how that information is being used.

IRS is using NSA data now too. Who in town isn’t?

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If you think the “legal” use of this much data by so many agencies is too much, consider the corrupt uses.

Legal bribery: Tim Geithner earns $400,000 for 3 speeches on Thank You Street

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Geithner made sure Goldman Sachs got 100 cents on the dollar in the AIG bailout. Now it’s his turn for thanks.

How the rich strip wealth of the 99% through debt

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If the income gain of most people since 1966 is one inch, the gain of the top .001% is five miles.

The moral environment on Wall Street is pathological — money rules all

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This has nothing to do with Democrats or Republicans. The corrupting influence of Wall Street is everywhere.

Buckraking: How Team Obama’s revolving door rakes in millions

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Welcome to the world of your hope and their leftover change.
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