The Vine: Speaking of Russia, with the International Olympics Commission whistling nervously and changing the subject whenever people ask “so, Russia’s threat to jail anyone being openly gay at the Winter Olympics: sounds a bit humany-rightsy-abusey and against the charter of the Games themselves, wouldn’t you say?” and “any thoughts on how to protect the gay athletes that are attending the Games, what with the being illegally gay and all?”, a bunch of them have decided to call bullshit on the whole thing. Like US figure skater Johnny Weir, who is looking forward to competing (“Would the Olympics be in Saudi Arabia, in Palestine, in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Mars, I would go because that’s what I’m trained to do and that’s what I’ve devoted my life to”), and has absolutely zero intention of pretending that he’s into chicks while he’s there.

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