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Jon Stewart Takes A Look At This Year's "Homophobic Olympics"

"The great thing about the Homophobic Olympics is that just like the regular Olympics, every nation can take part!"

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Last night on The Daily Show, host Jon Stewart discussed the 2014 Olympic games – No, not those games, these games:

Stewart quickly ran down the top competitors all fighting for homophobic gold at Sochi.

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Russia is setting the pace with its anti-LGBT legislation, but other nations are making their own strong displays of intolerance.

FIrst up: India

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India’s Supreme Court recently upheld Section 377 of the constitution, an old British law that criminalizes sodomy.

Strong start to these games from the Indian government.

Next up: Nigeria and Uganda, both vying for the African slot.

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How can Uganda top that?

Stewart made it clear the U.S. would need to pull out a miracle to even think about competing with Russia's home-field advantage and sheer homophobic tenacity.

Watch the full segments below:

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