Sochi, Russia: The Home Of The 2014 Olympics And One Seriously Confused Straight Person

The mayor of Sochi says there are no gay residents in town. The gay clubs of Sochi, however, know otherwise.




This hilarious and fantastic chart comes from an article on Mother Jones by Matt Connolly. The gif is an Upworthy original. Head on over to BBC News if you’d like to watch Sochi Mayor Anatoly Pakhomov declare that his town “doesn’t have” gay people. Thumbnail photofrom Atos International, used under Creative Commons license.