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Olympic “Google Doodle” Makes Silent Statement


With the Winter Games underway in Sochi, Google Inc. quietly but vibrantly added its voice Thursday to the chorus of U.S. companies speaking out against Russia’s law restricting gay-rights activities by updating its iconic search page logo to depict illustrations of athletes skiing, sledding, curling and skating against a rainbow-colored backdrop.

The logo clearly was meant as a show of support for gay rights and a rebuke of the law that bans pro-gay propaganda that could be accessible to minors.

I’m a big fan of the Olympics but between the corruption, unsafe construction, threats of violence toward homosexuals, and possible terrorist activity… I’m glad I’m not over there!

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