Television newscaster Katie Couric apologized for her controversial Opening Ceremony commentary. The former Today co-anchor sparked outrage on social media when she spoke some off-color remarks regarding Dutch culture.
On Monday, Olympic gymnast Simone Biles took to social media to reveal that she had also been sexually abused. The accused, Dr. Larry Nassur, is currently in jail in Michigan and has pleaded guilty to abusing seven girls.
Marijuana is a favorite performance enhancer for athletes as it helps in their training and recuperation. Claims of its medicinal and therapeutic uses have somehow given a way for them to use only on training but still prohibited during Olympic competitions.