Sochi Olympics’ strange toilets: Conan has some suggestions [Video]
One of the jokes that’s emerged from the 2014 Olympic Games concerns the strange toilets of Sochi.
Sochi 2014: Why can’t Russian builders get TOILETS right at the Winter Olympics? https://t.co/EEWojXMEXe pic.twitter.com/EC6IshGBWF— Daily Star (@Daily_Star) February 6, 2014
Then there’s the audience toilet, featuring one throne and three chairs.
This is a real setup in Sochi. Toilet audience? #EveryUseIsAPerformance #SochiProblems #OlympicsStartToday pic.twitter.com/5mGQL9fEJ1— Matthew Duerstock (@MaWaiDu) February 6, 2014
The L.A. Times’ Chris Dufresne is in Sochi and tells of his mad flight from his hotel, a place of numerous exposed wires, after a false fire alarm. “Do not listen to that man,” he’s told at the front desk. Meanwhile, there’s no toilet paper — for his brand-new toilet.
Conan O’Brien addressed the problem of unusual Sochi toilets on Tuesday night’s “Late Night,” adding a few dreamed-up facilities to the mix. Watch the video below. (Mobile users, click here.)
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