Contact Us

Twitter Account Highlights Numerous Problems Ahead of Sochi Olympic Games

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games start tomorrow night, and there is more and more evidence to suggest that the Russian host city is just not ready.

Sochi Problems
Workers fix the road outside of the dome and arena ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Bruce Bennett, Getty Images)

Journalists who have been there for several days report hotel rooms being unavailable…because they aren’t finished being built. They report that they don’t always have running water, and when they do, it’s yellow.

There have been pictures of doorknobs falling off, manholes left uncovered in the middle of sidewalks, and hotel employees spraying dirt to make it look like green grass.

It all collected on Twitter with the hashtag #Sochiproblems…which someone has since turned into a full-on Twitter account. And it’s unreal.


 

Then there’s all the tweets they’ve shared from others…

 

 

I highly recommend giving it a look…

Hopefully the Games themselves will go smoothly…it’s only the whole world that’s watching!

Do you think Sochi is ready to host the Olympics? Tell us in the comment section below!

More from 94.3 The Point

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://943thepoint.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 94.3 The Point quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 94.3 The Point quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!