U.S. Bobsledder Johnny Quinn Gets Locked in His Sochi Bathroom, Destroys Door

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Saturday February 8th, 2014

I've mercifully never had the unique pleasure of getting locked inside a bathroom, let alone one located in a foreign hotel. U.S. bobsledder Johnny Quinn can unfortunately (hell, maybe fortunately) no longer say the same. Scheduled to appear this morning on The Today Show, Quinn had just taken a shower in his Sochi hotel room when he discovered that the door to the head was locked.

Unable to escape, the former NFL player-turned-Olympic bobsledder lowered his shoulder and broke through the door:

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Quinn wasn't too delayed by the mishap, and made his appearance on the morning talk show without any issue.

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