Get To Know Piers Morgan

READ about Piers Morgan's long career in journalism here.

Thank You

Thank you for watching "Piers Morgan Live" over the years. See below for your favorite memories from 2011-2014.
May 20th, 2013
03:09 PM ET

"Piers Morgan Live, Rewind": Bob Costas talks Lance Armstrong lies, Jason Collins' coming out and even quizzes Piers

Whether you fell asleep early, stayed out too late, or simply want to watch it again, we realize it's not always possible to get your entire "Piers Morgan Live" fix from television. As an answer to this, we offer the below labor of love – "Piers Morgan Live, Rewind" – dedicated and designed to getting you caught up and connected to the conversation.

  • Costas: Armstrong lied to me

Friday, Bob Costas sat down with Piers Morgan and a studio audience to talk all things sports. Costas opened up to Morgan about Lance Armstrong, their relationship and his lies.

Several years ago Costas had the chance to grill Armstrong while filling in on CNN's "Larry King Live" though he quickly discovered Armstrong never wavered. Looking back, Costas now knows he lied. "He lied to me and he lied to everybody else."

"I didn't take it personally," Costas said. The "Piers Morgan Live" host asked him if Armstrong has apologized. The response:

"I'm sure it's a long list and he hasn't gotten to me yet. He's got a lot of apologizing to do."

  • Costas on Jason Collins' coming out

One person Costas could not speak more highly of was Jason Collins. Collins came out last month after more than a decade in the NBA. The sportscaster said he is "surprised that it took that long" but "glad that it did." Costas said Collins is the "perfect candidate" to come out:

"He's obviously an extremely bright, well educated guy," Costas began. "And he's able to understand and if he chooses to, speak articulately about the issue... He's the perfect guy to deflect all of these either bigoted or - let's be kind, some people are uncomfortable and haven't come around on it yet. He's the perfect person to give the lie to those notions."

  • A quick quiz

To close out the show the host and his guest did a quick quiz about British and American sports.

"If I said I was bowling you a googly, and I had two silly mid ones and a fine leg, would you know what the hell I'm talking about?" the host asked.

"I would say the police probably brought you home in the middle of the night," Costas responded.

The real answer? Cricket terminology. Morgan explained "cricket is basically baseball for people with brains."

Well, "What's an Uncle Charlie?" Costas asked. "I have an Uncle Charlie, actually," Morgan noted.

Costas educated the host a bit about baseball before closing out the show with a singing of "Take Me Out to The Ball Game."

For the next edition of "Piers Morgan Live," watch CNN every night at 9.
-
» Follow "Piers Morgan Live" on Twitter
» Follow "Piers Morgan Live" on Instagram

soundoff (23 Responses)
  1. Vahlsing

    IRS SCRUTINY SCREENING OF TAX-EXEMPT APPLICANTS (IRS screening litmus test):
    The other 202 organizations that submitted their tax exempt status forms to the IRS that did not have the word Tea Party or Patriot in their name – (the IRS also used this scrutiny screening litmus test for all organizations they were screening)…
    …The IRS looked up the founders of these organizations personal tax returns information to review; to see who they made a contributions to (whether political, churches or other) which would show up on their personal tax returns to be a deduction. The IRS had the personal tax information of founders of these organizations with a click of a button for political discrimination and targeting.

    May 21, 2013 at 8:31 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. Nicole Joncas

    I listen to your show every night and am a great fan of yours. Your interview last night with Michael Vick one of the biggest serial killers of sentient beings and defenseless creatures where he made his fortune off their backs was revealing how these offenders cannot lose. Praising someone we all know was found guilty and we witnessed on TV the chattered spirits and broken bodies of his play things to be nauseating to say the least. I don't what is happening on this planet but rewarding and praising the criminals is very very wrong. Defenseless beings be they human or animal, pain and suffering is felt in the same way. Piers I trust that you will not ignore this post. Yours in rescue, Nicole Joncas

    May 24, 2013 at 12:08 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. Emmett Tanigawa

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a video game where you can do anything you want. sl is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these sl articles and blogs

    http://digitalbeginnings.blogspot.com/2008/07/swarms.html

    May 11, 2021 at 3:20 am | Report abuse | Reply
  4. Ellyn Roof

    This was great! I would like you to clean up all this spam though

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/yusuf-hanafy-82493b183

    May 12, 2021 at 4:29 am | Report abuse | Reply
  5. Heidy Ster

    I don't know about you people but I infatuated with airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff https://www.airlinereporter.com/2010/01/short-take-tsa-withdraws-subpoenas/

    http://www.washingtonbids.us/washington-contractors/naics-71-Arts-Entertainment.14.htm

    May 16, 2021 at 5:13 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  6. Charleen Hulen

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a video game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these second life authors and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2007/01/basic-numeracy-price-of-beans-as-we.html?showComment=1169179980000

    May 17, 2021 at 8:07 am | Report abuse | Reply
  7. Kera Banegas

    I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I have a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff https://www.airlinereporter.com/2010/02/alaska-airlines-and-horizon-air-launch-paperless-boarding-passes-is-this-the-future/

    http://www.washingtonbids.us/washington-contractors/naics-71-Arts-Entertainment.14.htm

    May 18, 2021 at 3:14 am | Report abuse | Reply
  8. Tilda Naud

    I don't know about you all but I am obsessed with airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff https://www.airlinereporter.com/2011/02/short-take-update-on-allegiants-boeing-757s/

    http://privatejetstoday.blogspot.com/2010/08/private-jet-flight-attendant-jobs.html

    May 19, 2021 at 5:01 am | Report abuse | Reply
  9. Bernardo Lindon

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is essentially a game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these sl websites and blogs

    http://rescattered.blogspot.com/2009/01/

    May 20, 2021 at 4:02 am | Report abuse | Reply
  10. Jack Moraga

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a online game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these sl websites and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2007/06/blogging-with-iphone-doubtless-this-is.html

    May 21, 2021 at 2:34 am | Report abuse | Reply
  11. Ria Lipschutz

    I don't know about you all but I am obsessed with airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loves airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff https://www.airlinereporter.com/2010/08/attention-seattle-peeps-go-check-out-the-f-22-on-display-until-monday/

    http://www.doc-txt.com/Boeing-Everett-Museum.pdf

    May 22, 2021 at 2:40 am | Report abuse | Reply
  12. Brendon Lehmkuhl

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is essentially a online game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these Second Life authors and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2012/05/vale-doc-watson.html

    May 23, 2021 at 4:32 am | Report abuse | Reply
  13. Trinidad Carbee

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a online game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these sl authors and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2007/02/

    May 28, 2021 at 5:17 am | Report abuse | Reply
  14. Clifton Patchett

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a video game where you can do anything you want. sl is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these sl authors and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2014/08/call-for-book-proposals-for-our-series.html?showComment=1554087345015

    May 29, 2021 at 5:52 am | Report abuse | Reply
  15. Jordon Husbands

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is essentially a online game where you can do anything you want. sl is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these second life authors and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2012/10/?m=0

    May 30, 2021 at 6:43 am | Report abuse | Reply
  16. Remedios Guidi

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a video game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these sl authors and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2015/12/the-pilgrimage-to-gram-at-last.html?showComment=1477401998559

    May 31, 2021 at 5:26 am | Report abuse | Reply
  17. Quentin Kuczma

    This was awesome! I would like you to clean up all this spam though

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/yusufhanafy

    June 6, 2021 at 1:58 am | Report abuse | Reply
  18. Kyle Zalenski

    This was great! I would like you to clean up all this spam though

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/yusufhanafy

    June 7, 2021 at 6:21 am | Report abuse | Reply
  19. Grant Mcmurrey

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is essentially a video game where you can do anything you want. sl is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these Second Life websites and blogs

    http://digitalnarratives.blogspot.com/2008/02/

    June 12, 2021 at 6:40 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  20. Delana Daul

    I don't know about you people but I infatuated with airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff https://www.airlinereporter.com/2010/05/video-fire-testing-on-a-mock-aircraft-that-appears-to-be-the-love-child-of-a-747-and-dc-10/

    http://www.hotfrog.com/search/mountlake-terrace2Cwa/freight

    June 13, 2021 at 5:07 am | Report abuse | Reply
  21. Ardella Lamberto

    I don't know about you all but I am obsessed with airplanes. I have a friend in highschool that loves airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff https://www.airlinereporter.com/2010/02/boeing-747-8-first-flight/

    http://adolit.blogspot.com/2007/06/hot-dog-fingers-and-learning-to.html

    June 13, 2021 at 7:37 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  22. Erin Manny

    I don't know about you all but I infatuated with airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loves airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff I don't know about you guys but I love airplanes. I had a friend in highschool that loved airplanes, so here are some airplane related stuff https://www.airlinereporter.com/2008/12/why-dont-airlines-have-the-internet-yet/

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2018/05/border-crossers.html?showComment=1538203938488

    June 13, 2021 at 7:57 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  23. Chet Torchia

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a video game where you can do anything you want. SL is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you would like to see more you can see these second life articles and blogs

    http://beyondnewhorizons.com/2009/07/parting-of-the-ways/

    June 14, 2021 at 7:21 pm | Report abuse | Reply

Leave a Reply to Quentin Kuczma


 

CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.