After dealing with an eye infection, Bob Costas is set to return to NBC’s broadcast of the Olympics in Sochi Monday night.
— NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) February 16, 2014
More mockery ensued.
How does Bob Costas fly from LA to New York? He takes the red eye. Boom! Show biz! I still got it!
— Jon Acuff (@JonAcuff) February 16, 2014
— Ainslie Binder (@ainslieann) February 16, 2014
— Lou Raguse (@LouRaguse) February 16, 2014
— Andrew Patterson (@AndrewMPatt) February 16, 2014
— Victoria Chiesa (@vrcsports) February 16, 2014
— aKn (@theallisonnkane) February 16, 2014
— Evan Jenkins (@ejenk) February 16, 2014
Bob Costas's return to Olympics coverage will be preceeded by a 15 minute tearjearking piece about his struggle to make it back on air.
— Logan Eastman (@loganerik) February 16, 2014
— BobsCrazyEye (@BobsCrazyEye) February 16, 2014
And, of course, you knew this headline would eventually be written:
Bob Costas eyes a Monday return to Olympic broadcasts http://t.co/dl8pPuNR0D
— For The Win (@ForTheWin) February 16, 2014