People will be talking about the crazy American figure skater who had a gun on his costume…just wait. https://twitter.com/hashtag/SochiProblems?src=hash
— Holly Renee (@_Holly_Renee) https://twitter.com/_Holly_Renee/status/432218298592133120
It’s possible NBC sportscaster Bob Costas will have his http://twitchy.com/2014/02/06/bob-costas-harry-potter-look-at-sochi-attributed-to-eye-infection/ on other things — http://www.mediaite.com/tv/bob-costas-profile-of-putin-portrays-him-as-statesman-superior-to-obama/ — but http://twitchy.com/2012/12/02/bob-costas-uses-jovan-belcher-homicidesuicide-to-argue-for-gun-control/ on this costume worn by pairs figure skater Simon Shnapir.
U.S. figure skating pairs. Simon Shnapir is wearing an underarm gun holster. Gun control loons to sound off in 3, 2, 1 https://twitter.com/hashtag/Sochi2014?src=hash
— My Name Is Earl (@TheBossman102) https://twitter.com/TheBossman102/status/432218777590038528
Why is this figure skater wearing a gun? http://t.co/HCatYXCxT2
— Arshad G. Chowdhury (@ArshadGC) https://twitter.com/ArshadGC/status/432215934364045312
Why is he wearing a gun holster? Um … because the routine had a James Bond theme. Here are a few pics from the official U.S. Figure Skating Twitter account.
— U.S. Figure Skating (@USFigureSkating) https://twitter.com/USFigureSkating/status/432215452639842304
— U.S. Figure Skating (@USFigureSkating) https://twitter.com/USFigureSkating/status/432217913328943104
Leave it to America to do a gun-themed ice dance. https://twitter.com/hashtag/Sochi2014?src=hash
— @TheGradessShow (@TheGradessShow) https://twitter.com/TheGradessShow/status/432218216266743808
Shnapir and his pairs partner, Marissa Castelli, skated to music from “Skyfall” when they earned the pairs title at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in January. And yes, he was wearing one of those http://www.bostonglobe.com/sports/2014/01/11/castelli-shnapir-win-pairs-title/nOqbR3ohAR3ZNFYU4rR7yO/story.html.