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The weather version of "Boom goes the dynamite"

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by shotglass, Jan 16, 2007.

  1. shotglass

    shotglass Guest

    I don't know; it's might DB'ing, but this is something else...

    http://gorillamask.net/videoweatherman2.shtml
     
  2. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    Wow, that sucks. That's a broadcaster's nightmare come to life.

    Is that Ohio U? Those anchors sure aren't any good at all either. Their banter is more forced than the dialogue in a kindergarten play.
     
  3. Just_An_SID

    Just_An_SID Active Member

    That's probably not the first time that guy had problems when he was around women like that.
     
  4. Norman Stansfield

    Norman Stansfield Active Member

    This has got to be a joke. There's no way someone could be that much of a moron.

    Oh, wait. This is TV news we're taking about. Never mind.
     
  5. Ronnie "Z-Man" Barzell

    Ronnie "Z-Man" Barzell Active Member

    I actually saw this one before I saw "boom goes the dynamite".
     
  6. doubledown68

    doubledown68 Active Member

    I've seen this before as well, but it always makes me grin. You knew by the way he started -- a few stammers, followed by "These bad things just blow in..." -- that it would be like taking a blow torch to the Hindenburg.

    My personal favorite moment is when ol' Lewis does an impromptu shuffle because he can't figure out how to point at the green screen without blocking it. Just priceless.
     
  7. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    You ever stand in front of one of those? It's hard! I mean it!
     
  8. doubledown68

    doubledown68 Active Member

    Thanks for saying hi, Lewis! :)

    I have, and it is. But I'd certainly do a handful of trial runs before going live with it.
     
  9. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    I guess up there, they just let bad things blow right in onto the set too.
     
  10. Claws for Concern

    Claws for Concern Active Member

    Poor guy. You just feel awful for him.
     
  11. Buck

    Buck Well-Known Member

    That's painful.
    Whatever he was doing instead of prepping for the broadcast, I hope it was worth it.
     
  12. Trouser_Buddah

    Trouser_Buddah Active Member

    Ray Romano butchering the weather was MUCH better than Boom Goes the Dynamite boy. I seriously couldn't stop laughing as he was trying to figure out the green screen :)
     
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