When Ryan Lochte lied about being robbed in Rio and then promptly hopped on a plane and left Brazil before the end of the Olympics, an international scandal erupted. The gold medal swimmer managed to taint his name and the reputation he had spent years working to build in just about a week, when his initial story began to morph and the swimmer friends he was with the night of the “robbery” were yanked off their plane by Brazilian law officers.
While the privileged-white-athlete-card seemed to work for a moment in the media as people rushed to his defense, it looks like the buck stops there. Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive clip from the “Ed Lover Show.”
How Ryan Lochte Is Paying For His Lies [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO] was originally published on edlovershow.com