14 Reasons Ryan Lochte Is Everyone’s Favorite Douchebag

11. When he competed in Beijing, Ryan had a girlfriend and admits to the press now that it was a bad idea—no, not because it took away focus from swimming, but because it interfered with his activities with other women. He went on to tell ESPN, “My last Olympics, I had a girlfriend — big mistake. Now I’m single, so London should be really good. I’m excited.”

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