With slow speech, flailing arm gestures and out-of-nowhere ramblings, ABC's Diane Sawyer felt a little off Tuesday night. The veteran news anchor's strange performance during ABC's coverage of Barack Obama's victory had the Internet abuzz with rumors that normally straight-faced Sawyer may have had a little too much to drink.
I'll have what Diane Sawyer is having.— josh groban (@joshgroban) November 7, 2012
I don't think I'll ever forget where I was when I heard Diane Sawyer announce "And the winner is...Pinot Grigio! Isn't it hot in here?"— Alex Tomasik (@dunkin_addict) November 7, 2012
Let's all drink to Obama's win (except you, Diane Sawyer): gaw.kr/xvLbQQ— Gawker (@Gawker) November 7, 2012
Just did some celebratory shots of Patron with Diane Sawyer.— Michael (@Home_Halfway) November 7, 2012
The Twitter handle @DrnkDianeSawyer emerged, punching out a series of horrifically spelled drunk tests that sound like anything you might send to your friends or loved ones on a Saturday night.
im not drunk u gusys r dunk— Drunk Diane Sawyer (@DrnkDianeSawyer) November 7, 2012
can someone get me anothr martini pls— Drunk Diane Sawyer (@DrnkDianeSawyer) November 7, 2012
You can judge for yourself. Here's the video evidence: