The Fierce Five interview on Letterman was headed for a train wreck. Giggling girls plus awkward David meant squirming audience.
Thankfully, McKayla continually saved the day.
Elite gymnastics all too often presents us with sheltered, socially awkward and insecure robots who try their best, aim to hit their routines and cake on a plastic smile.
Thankfully we all have McKayla to look to -- the only U.S. female gymnast of this Olympics to truly hold her own at such a young age.