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Sochi-2014

Bode Defends Interview Who Made Him Cry

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.17.2014 | Sports

Bode Miller doesn't blame NBC reporter Christin Cooper for bringing him to tears at the Sochi Olympics -- and he doesn't think anyone else should eith...

My Sochi 2014 Playlist

Julie Chu | Posted 04.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Julie Chu

These songs are just fun. Some have faster beats, some slower, but all are great to sing to and energize me.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Romney Accuses Russia Of Corruption In Sochi Olympics

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney criticized Russia Sunday for spending an excessive amount of money on hosting the Olympics...

Oshie, Again!

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.15.2014 | Sports

If there is a noticeable uptick in DVD sales of "Miracle" in the next week then Disney can likely thank T.J. Oshie. With the United States and Russia ...

'The American Heroes Are Wearing Camo'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.15.2014 | Sports

Good luck convincing T.J. Oshie that he is an American hero. While American hockey fans were busy chanting his name in bars and editing his Wikiped...

4 Must-Read Edits To T.J. Oshie's Wikipedia Page

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.15.2014 | Sports

T.J. Oshie etched his name into American hockey history with his 4-goal shootout performance in the United States' 3-2 win over Russia but some of his...

These Winter Olympians Have Some Celebrity Doppelgangers

Posted 02.15.2014 | Celebrity

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are almost halfway over, but that doesn't mean the fun has to come to an end. We've been noticing quite a few ce...

'The Fastest Mom On Ice' Says The Pain Was Worth It

Reuters | Posted 04.16.2014 | Sports

By Mark Trevelyan ROSA KHUTOR, Russia, Feb 14 (Reuters) - An elated Noelle Pikus-Pace called her Olympic skeleton silver "as good as go...

11 Clips That Show Why Evgeni Plushenko Is Such A Huge Deal

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 02.14.2014 | Sports

If you had never heard about Russian figure skater Evgeni Plushenko until the start of the 2014 Sochi Olympics then you might be wondering what all th...

LOOK: Ashley Wagner Wins Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.14.2014 | Sports

Ashley Wagner is America's funny valentine. The 22-year-old from Virginia authored one of the first viral moments of the Sochi Olympics when she r...

7 GIFs Show How Prince Might Have Reacted To Jason Brown's Routine

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.14.2014 | Sports

There is no question that Jason Brown knows how to excite a figure skating crowd. But what about Prince? The 19-year-old American skater who conque...

Jason Brown Skated To Prince's 'The Question Of U' And Is Unquestionably Dazzling

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.14.2014 | Sports

The only thing that prevented U.S. figure skater Jason Brown from adding another viral YouTube video to his resume on Thursday was the litigiousness o...

Time to Stop the 'Cold' War at Winter Games

Mike Smith | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics
Mike Smith

Is it time to crawl under my desk yet? Like the ice and snow in Sochi, can't we have a thawing of our relationship with Russia? The continued undermining of the Sochi Games and trying to miscast Putin's Olympics as a $50 billion ego trip really needs to stop.

As a Lesbian Athlete, I Am More Than a Stereotype

Nora Cothren | Posted 04.15.2014 | Impact
Nora Cothren

You never know who is listening, and you never know how a casual use of a slur will impact a teammate.

Bill Maher's New Rule For Sochi's Anti-Gay Mayor

Posted 02.13.2014 | Comedy

Bill Maher has a great question for Sochi's Mayor, who says there are no gay people living there. Hear it in the exclusive "New Rule" above. "Real ...

Writers and Olympians: Cut From The Same Crazy Cloth

Karin Tanabe | Posted 04.15.2014 | Books
Karin Tanabe

How many rejection letters can one person take? They are our version of the torn Achilles before the big game, the participation medals and last place finishes. But still, like that flying tomato boy, we go on.

Post-Olympics, Russian LGBT Youth Will Not Have It Easy

Greg Louganis | Posted 04.15.2014 | Impact
Greg Louganis

It is my concern what happens after the Sochi Games are over. There are LGBT children born in Russia every day, and who is there to protect those children?

Max J. Rosenthal

Lebanese Strip Down In Support Of Olympic Skier Jackie Chamoun

HuffingtonPost.com | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 02.15.2014 | World

Lebanese men and women are stripping down for photos in support of skier and Olympian Jackie Chamoun, whose own semi-nude pictures launched threats of...

Skier Thinks It's Totally Fine His Pants Keep Falling Down

Posted 02.13.2014 | Sports

Henrik Harlaut reached the men's ski slopestyle final but his pants almost didn't make it with him. The 22-year-old Swedish skier seemed to be having ...

I Got 99 Problems But an Olympic Skier's Photo Shoot Ain't One

Sara Obeidat | Posted 04.14.2014 | Media
Sara Obeidat

I'm not interested in talking in depth about Jackie Chamoun's photo shoot, or discussing whether the leaked photos were merely part of the preparations for the actual shoot. I am interested, however, in the fact that she is an athlete. An Arab athlete, one of only four Arabs in the Winter Olympics.

Sochi Is Warmer Today Than Almost Every City To Ever Host The Summer Olympics

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.12.2014 | Sports

The competitors were necessarily wearing skis when they lined up for the start of the men's Nordic combined on Wednesday afternoon at the RusSki Gorki...

My U.S. Olympic Delegation Story

Brian Boitano | Posted 04.14.2014 | Impact
Brian Boitano

The International Olympic Committee will never again select a host country that is not tolerant and that does not support human rights, and that in itself is a next step.

My Sochi 2014 Playlist

Kikkan Randall | Posted 04.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Kikkan Randall

I love songs that have a high tempo and lyrics that I can make into motivating phrases in my head.

These 30 Fearless Women Made Olympic History

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 02.12.2014 | Sports

There may have been just one gold medal awarded in the inaugural women's ski jump event at the 2014 Winter Olympics but every competitor made history....

This Olympic Figure Skater's Hot Pink Catsuit Is Everything

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 02.11.2014 | Sports

Hot pink was clearly the color of the day Tuesday as the Olympic pairs figure skating competition kicked off in Sochi, Russia, with the short program....