Rio Olympics: Leslie Jones cheers on Michael Phelps in 22nd gold medal win
'Ghostbusters' star also tweets about swimmers Ryan Murphy, Simone Manuel, more
Warning: This story contains major spoilers about the outcome of Thursday’s Rio Olympics events. Read at your own risk.
Leslie Jones has turned her attention to Michael Phelps and swimming at the 2016 Olympics. Earlier Thursday — after arriving in Rio earlier in the day — she continued her string of epic Olympic tweets, finally meeting Team USA gymnasts Simone Biles and Aly Raisman, who won the gold and silver medals. And now, the excitement keeps on rolling for Jones.
Cheering on the U.S. swimmers, the Ghostbusters and Saturday Night Live star is keeping fans up to date on Twitter as she attends both the Women’s 200m individual medley and the Men’s 200m individual medley finals, where Michael Phelps just won his 22nd gold medal, taking his lifetime Olympic medal total to 26. The comedian made sure to share all of her thoughts and excitement on the event, including her battle for a better seat and the gracefulness of the swimmers.
Watch her Twitter commentary below.