NBC runs promo touting interview with gold medal winner Missy Franklin before actually showing race she won gold in

NBC has decided to tape delay many of the big events and show them in prime time. We don’t particularly like it, but we understand. It’s all about making the money.

And though, we have to deal with results being spoiled by journalists in London and Twitter, the last thing we thought we would have to deal with is NBC themselves spoiling results. But that’s exactly what happened Monday night.


NBC was set to air Missy Franklin’s gold medal performance in the 100m backstroke after one last commercial break. A commercial break that contained a promo for interview with gold medal winning swimmer Missy Franklin on Tuesday’s edition of the Today Show. And just like that, anyone who didn’t know that Missy Franklin had won, now did.

Here’s the promo:

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