Come on...its a figure skater and a female tennis player. Even Putin recognizes that it would be far more difficult finding reps in those fields that WERENT homosexual. (I know...right? Whaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat? Gay figure skaters????? WTF??????)
A Canadian conservative is one who believes in limited government and that the government should stay out of our wallets and out of our bedrooms.
A shame that Obama couldn't find even one Winter Olympic lesbian to send. At least Boitano was a Gold Medal winning Winter Olympian.
If they were chosen because they are gay, that means he discriminated against everyone else on the list.
Obama discriminated against the othe candidates and blatantly politicized the Olympics.
Now, there's something to be proud of.
I strongly support this move. A person's sexual orientation should not be a basis for discrimination. Russia’s law violates fundamental human rights. The U.S. is making a clear and positive symbolic statement.
In addition, having some high-profile gay athletes among the delegation makes good sense. The delegation is more inclusive and more representative of broad pool of people who participate in sports.