Liberal Olympic skater Adam Rippon is getting destroyed for making the games about VP Mike Pence
Liberal U.S. figure skater Adam Rippon says he doesn't want the attention on his comments about refusing to meet with VP Mike Pence to distract from his teammates. While he claims to be unable to keep his mouth shut about the Pence, he doesn't regret saying mean things and wants people to focus on the Olympics instead. "I don't want my Olympic experience being about Mike Pence," he said, according to CNN. Rippon is being called out for his rude behavior on Twitter:
Look Which Olympic Medalist Is Boycotting The White House Visit!
Third-best Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon will be boycotting the White House visit, claiming it he made the decision to help his community.
From dailymail.co.uk: Skating sensation Adam Rippon put himself on a collision course with the White House on Monday after declaring he will snub President Trump’s White House party for Team USA.
The 28-year-old, who won a team bronze medal at his first Olympics on Sunday night, told Daily Mail.com that he would give the traditional gathering a miss in protest against what he sees as homophobia among the country’s leadership.
Speaking exclusively to DailyMail.com the gay athlete, who was trending worldwide as number one on Twitter after his routine, said his decision not to go would be ‘ to support my community.’
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