Your Twitter Game Might Be Fire, But Did It Get You To The Olympics?
NBC exec Jim Bell was so entertained by Leslie Jones' live tweets, he invited her to the games.By Lindsey Pulse | August 8, 2016
"We about to win them medals, yo. That's right, son! We about to take it, yo. U-S-A, U-S-A, watch Rio!" Leslie Jones said.
Comedian Leslie Jones has been live-tweeting the 2016 Olympics since the day they kicked off — and her comments just got her invited to Rio.
Jim Bell, NBC executive and producer for the Olympics, caught wind of Jones' tweets on Sunday. Bell was so entertained, he invited her to come to Brazil. He tweeted, "OK, you're officially invited to Rio. Want to come?"