Russian President Vladimir Putin hasn't had trouble finding a beer in Sochi. Spectators haven't been so lucky. (Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian President Vladimir Putin hasn’t had trouble finding a beer in Sochi. Spectators haven’t been so lucky. (Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images)

Who would have expected Russia to host a dry Olympic Games? Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce commiserates with fans in Sochi who can’t find a beer. Bill and Charlie also discuss the release of the NFL’s bullying report; Missouri football player Michael Sam’s announcement that he’s gay; and the encouraging words of “Grandma” Backstrom.