PORTLAND -- Alex Mackay, creator of the World Cup Beer Garden in Portland, missed the game-winning goal Monday that the U.S. scored against Ghana.
Just at the moment the crowd he helped create erupted in joy, Mackay was being interviewed by KGW's Drew Carney about how the pop-up beer garden came into existence.
That moment has since gone viral, picked up by online sports blog Deadspin.
Even Oregon U.S. Senator Ron Wyden joined in the fun, sending out the following tweet Tuesday morning: