Myth number 1. Rusty water tap
Journalists distribute pictures of rusty water that flows from the taps in Sochi. As an example, Washington Post advertised account @ Sochiproblems,
which was posted this photograph.
This photograph was used in 2012 to illustrate the news about the poor quality of drinking water in Ukraine. In particular, the photo used here
(date news notes - October 9, 2012)
Myth number 2. Mass killing of animals
In Twitter constantly displays the information on the massacre of stray dogs. In particular, the Russian opposition blogger Vitaliy Shushkievich a
photograph of mountain animals killed (example below).
This photo was taken in 2012 in the Ukraine in Donetsk. The article tells about the uncontrolled dumping of dogs near the city. Author of the
photograph is Pauluskp.
Myth number 3. Ice cream "in the ass" / in stock
Many spread image with a photo of a cafe menu supposedly in Sochi. Title translated incorrectly ice cream that creates a funny pun
This photo is real, but not taken in Sochi. This picture for a long time (21 June 2012) is published on the Internet as a fun illustration.
Myth number 4. Toilet wall
Russian able to arrange not only two toilets in one room, but also on poltualeta room.
This photo appeared as a joke on the popular website Reddit 6 months ago
Myth number 5. Designated judges in the toilet
In Sochi toilets have special seats for spectators in the closet. Most likely, this platform even for judges who evaluate performances of athletes
even in the sport.
This picture has become quite well-known on the Internet after it was published December 20, 2013. It is not known where it is made, there is no
evidence that this toilet is in Sochi.
Myth number 6. Sudden fire
Russia is so severe, that here you can accidentally come under fire.
This photo was included in a compilation of the most ridiculous road signs more June 19, 2012. There is no evidence that it is photographed in
Sochi. Such signs are perfectly normal on the boundaries of military installations
Myth number 7. Toilet for 5 persons
Sochi - the territory of friendly people. Here you can sit in the company of friends with a glass of beer right on the toilet.
"Tell me, please, toilet paper."
In fact, this photo was taken in Russia, but elsewhere. It has a toilet at the University of Kazan, and the picture was taken by Max Lomakin for
Myth number 8. Olympics performed on the background of destroyed Soviet objects
All the money that has been allocated for the Olympics have been stolen by Putin personally for the salary of police beating gays. Olympics
performed directly on the remains of the Soviet Union.
This photo is actually taken in Sochi, but not in the period of the Olympic Games. This photo was taken Kai Pfaffenbach more February 19, 2013 for
Myth number 9. Door handles are in your hands.
Repair Sochi also did not have enough money. All the money has been stolen by greedy officials to fight the opposition. That's why all the
doorknobs in hotels fall off in front of you. American journalist Barry Petcheski of sports publication tried to open his hotel room, but the door
handle remained in his hand.
Barry himself two days later wrote that this photo was taken not in Sochi. In addition, Barry said remarkable phrase: "The best part of each of the
Olympics - the organizers of crap." links to evidencegossipsochi.ru...