Leaving Posted September 14, 2013 Share Posted September 14, 2013 Count Cher among the entertainers not planning a trip to Russia anytime soon. "I can't name names but my friend called who is a big oligarch over there, and asked me if I'd like to be an ambassador for the Olympics and open the show. I immediately said no," the pop icon revealed in an interview with Canadian magazine Maclean's. "I want to know why all of this gay hate just exploded over there," she added. "He said the Russian people don't feel the way the government does." And that's the perspective that many of the athletes, politicians and celebrities who will be attached to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi will probably be taking Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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