I got up early this morning, just to try NBC's Olympics live-stream.
That's a lie. I have jet lag. But NBC's traditionally brilliant coverage would have got me up anyway.
That's something of a lie, too. As my colleague Ben Dreyfuss explained on his deeply engaging Twitter feed: "Bob Costas: Here's Bangladesh, which is just overflowing with terrible athletes! #OpeningCeremonies."
Look, I couldn't sleep, so I thought I'd see whether NBC's live-streaming was slightly better than its live, steaming nonsense about not showing the opening ceremony live.
Here's my … Read more