Leslie Jones’ Live-Tweets Of The Olympics Are Better Than The Olympics Itself

Regardless of how much you might think you like the Olympics, Leslie Jones likes it more.

The Saturday Night Live comedian was hired on as a commentator for the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro after her impassioned, unbridled enthusiasm for the various sports events went delightfully viral.

This year, she has been asked back to the Pyeongchang Winter Games, and her Twitter commentary is already bringing a much-needed sense of humor and outspoken candor to the Olympics.

As an NBC contributor, Leslie will be making TV appearances, covering live events, and meeting athletes according to Entertainment Weekly — but all of this pales in comparison to the raw commentary on her original platform: Twitter.

On Friday, she was already critiquing ice-skating wardrobe choices…

Um this might not be the outfit I would pick to skate in. pic.twitter.com/IBOcJ6Wogl

— Leslie Jones 🦋 (@Lesdoggg) February 9, 2018

And making memes.

How I dive in my bed at night lmao!! pic.twitter.com/8ILajHGr5Z

— Leslie Jones 🦋 (@Lesdoggg) February 9, 2018

She cast Olympians in various Hollywood movies…

Our next action movie villain y’all!!! pic.twitter.com/QPvdltBmnK

— Leslie Jones 🦋 (@Lesdoggg) February 9, 2018

And reflected on the foreboding nature of the sport in general.

Wish I could ice skate but I don’t want to die. pic.twitter.com/0OfQtjmHbW

— Leslie Jones 🦋 (@Lesdoggg) February 9, 2018

Today, she has moved onto ski-jumping, and an ice-racing sport she can’t quite figure out (though we don’t blame her).

Mustache!! pic.twitter.com/eUkDKm2jKr

— Leslie Jones 🦋 (@Lesdoggg) February 10, 2018

Who got the baton!! Somebody explain this man!! pic.twitter.com/50tzHYmWNm

— Leslie Jones 🦋 (@Lesdoggg) February 10, 2018

Honestly, the Olympics should have Leslie running all of their official social media accounts.

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