Joachim B. Olsen, an Olympic shot put silver medalist running to be a member of Denmark's Parliament, placed a campaign ad on Pornhub.
There were more men than women on the team, too.
Our society praises winners but shares nothing about the hardship we overcome to win.
The natural assumption would be that gold medalists are the happiest, followed by silver, then bronze, but it turns out, bronze medalists are significantly happier than silver medalists. Significantly.
Imagine that making laws is a competition between two nations, Republicans and Democrats, and the teams are made of 313 Democrats and 219 Republicans. How would they behave if they were like our Olympians?