Quirks of Sochi construction

Snowflakes transform into four Olympic rings with one failing to form during the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Fisht Olympic Stadium on February 7, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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Reporters from around the world arrived in Sochi this week to find their Olympic hotels are still—quite literally—under construction. Without running water, power, WiFi, or even locking doors, journalists took to Twitter to share details of their accommodations. -- Chelsea Evers

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