Twitter feed lists niggling Sochi problems
Sochi has had its PR and logistics issues, we all know that (twin toilets anyone?) - but did we know about tap water that looks like warm apple cider, and flushless toilets? We did not.
Now foreign journalists covering the Sochi Olympic Games have started a twitter feed (@SochiProblems) to document their problems, little and large.
Seems a €37bn price tag doesn't cover all the little things...
How does this happen?
Tapped, they are:
That flush-free toilet:
First bit of adversity here at #Sochi2014. Locked INSIDE my room on Thursday morning. Waiting for the cavalry to arrive.— Steve McAllister (@yahoomac) February 6, 2014
Day starts w/email to editor "stuck in hotel room." The door lock appears to be broken. I have wifi and granola. CC @SochiProblems— Mary Pilon (@marypilon) February 6, 2014
And in summary....: