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Here’s what Canada did while you were sleeping on Day 5 of the 2018 Winter Olympics

“But clearly, we would ask everyone to respect the athletes and their performances and to support the great work they’ve done and to support the Olympic spirit.”

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) reacted early Wednesday after Canada’s Kim Boutin was subjected to online threats following her bronze-medal win in the 500-metre short-track speedskating event on Tuesday. “From the IOC’s point of view, none of us unfortunately or fortunately can control social media and the public has their right to say things,” Mark Adams, IOC spokesperson, said.


“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte