In the segment, Lauer is interviewing U.S. skier Mikaela Shiffrin.
At the time, Shiffrin was competing in the Sochi Olympics.
She was also 18 years old. Lauer was 56.
Here's the video.
Let’s say it all together, shall we?
Eeeeeewww! Ew. Yuck. Gross. What the heck?
He practically has to wipe the drool from his chin while talking to a woman young enough to be his daughter.
This Twitter user has a compilation of even more creepy Matt Lauer moments:
Like the video of him encouraging Meredith Vieira to bend over because it offers him a good view.
It’s as hard to watch as it is to believe that it ever happened.
Obviously, NBC made the right call by firing Lauer.
For so many of Lauer’s fans, his firing has also taught a very important lesson of what they’ve been willing to overlook in the past because they liked who Lauer appeared to be.
Most of the above clips were broadcast to thousands of people, but it’s only now that Lauer is finally facing some actual repercussions.
It's really been a doozy of a year.
Thank goodness it’s finally December.
We’re ready for a new year already.