10 People Who Were Canned for Naughty Social Media Behavior

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Voula Papachristou

European athletes have been known to show their dislike for African and dark-skinned players time and again, and Greece’s Voula Papachristou is no exception. She became the first athlete to be banned from the Olympics in 2012 when she tweeted: “So many Africans in Greece at least West Nile mosquitoes will eat homemade food.”

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