While the 32-year-old has already talked a bit about his lie, on Tuesday morning Lochte sat down with GMA to chat it up about the controversy as he explained how the lie came about, saying:
"I'm not one to make excuses, but I was still intoxicated."
Uhm, that sure sounds like an excuse to us! LOLz!
However, the gold medal winner did admit that he fabricated the truth when saying he had a gun pointed to his head:
"Like I said, I did lie about that one part. I take full responsibility. I'm human. I made a mistake. A very big mistake."
Ch-ch-check out Ryan's revealing interview (below) as the studly athlete does his best to remember the answers his lawyers have prepared for him as well as chat a little about his upcomingDancing With The Stars appearance!
The response seems to be pretty somber as some of our culture's biggest influencers decide whether we should rally behind Drumpf in hopes he does better than expected... or fight against his administration with everything we have.