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Yes, the bed frames at the Olympic Village are made from cardboard but they aren’t ‘anti-sex’

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No, athletes who test positive for COVID-19 at the Olympics cannot compete in the games

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Yes, two medal contenders were disqualified from an Olympic race because their natural testosterone levels were too high

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No, the Norway women's beach volleyball team was not fined for wearing shorts. It was the beach handball team

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No, Olympic athletes are not required to get vaccinated before the Olympic Games

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No, NFL teams aren’t currently requiring fans to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to attend games

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VERIFY Weekly: Athlete bans heading into the Olympics

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No, Michael Phelps did not test positive for marijuana before competing in the Olympics

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No, Babe Ruth was not the last two-way baseball player to have a season like Shohei Ohtani

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VERIFY Weekly: Protesting at the Olympics

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Yes, a swim cap designed for Black hair was rejected for the Tokyo Olympics

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No, Japan isn’t banning Black Lives Matter apparel during anthems at the Olympics. That's an IOC decision

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Yes, Carl Nassib is the first active NFL player to come out as gay

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Yes, it’s against MLB’s rules to put Spider Tack on a baseball

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A US runner claims a pork burrito caused a positive drug test. Research shows that’s possible but unlikely

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Yes, fans banned from arenas can face criminal charges if they return

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