It was a valiant battle, but after powering through broadcasting Olympics coverage from the Fortress of Solitude…no, seriously…

Via: Yahoo! Sports

...Bob Costas succumbed to pink eye. With both eyes infected, he will have to cede control to Matt Lauer…at least temporarily. But no one who outs Superman from his own lair is going to let a little thing like conjunctivitis keep him down for long. So when Costa inevitably returns to power, the Internet has kindly suggested how to integrate his infection into a fashion statement.

#1 - The easy choice of course is a debonair eye patch. Add in a hook and a pirate and Costas would have a classic theme that never goes out of style.
Via: Daily Sports

#2 - Or if he'd rather pander to his own Overlords™ he could show is affiliate pride.

Via: Live Olympic

#3 - As Entertainment Weekly points out, the possibilities are endless.
GIF From: Entertainment Weekly

#4 - Barring an eye patch, a Googly Eye makes let's viewers know Costas has his eye on them.
Via: Sorkin Obsessed


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