Remember when Katie Couric interviewed Sarah Palin, which led to the now infamous mockery of the Alaska governor that she could see Russia from her house?

Well, imagine if Palin had said something like, the Netherlands is so good at speed skating because the canals in Amsterdam freeze over and the Dutch ice skate on them to work and such?

Because that’s exactly what Couric said during NBC’s coverage of the Opening Ceremony:

Watch here:

And now for the fact check:

Someone ask Katie if windmills were involved!

Or maybe it wasn’t her fault?

But we still blame Couric. This is Ron Burgundy in “Anchorman” bad:

We want to know this, too: