Ryan Lochte Is the Ugly American
John McDermott
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“Instead, it appears the four vandalized a Shell gas station and tried to pay off the security guards present with the equivalent of about $50.”

From what I’ve read, only two were involved in vandalizing the bathroom, and the swimmers didn’t try to buy their way out of the situation — payment was demanded, at gunpoint, by the security guard and/or manager before they would let them leave. That in no way excuses Lochte’s behavior or the lies he told.

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