Newswire: The Olympic arenas in Rio are already falling apart

Remember the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil? They were a lot of fun, what with Leslie Jones getting really excited, Michael Phelps making that funny face, the water turning green, and Ryan Lochte lying about getting robbed at gunpoint. That was way back in August, though, so maybe it’s time for us to check on Rio de Janeiro and see how the city is enjoying those fancy arenas it built for the games:

Here is what the abandoned venues of the Rio Olympics look like just 6 months after the Games https://t.co/ylvWRbGGON pic.twitter.com/yRpfy7fgY8

— INSIDER (@thisisinsider) February 14, 2017

Oh, well that’s not so good. As explained in an ABC News story, many of the venues used for the Olympics are “abandoned and desolate,” with the city now unsure of how it will repay the $40 million it owes to creditors who helped …

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