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Bob Costas: eye "as red as the old Soviet flag"

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One of the Olympic-related trending topics on social media Thursday night - Bob Costas's eye.

Viewers noticed a change in his appearance right away.

The commentator quickly addressed it, saying he woke up with it swollen shut - and quote: "as red as the old Soviet flag."

Doctors told him he had an infection and he would have to wear his glasses for the time being.


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