WGN in Chicago was betting its morning ratings on capturing a live bridge implosion.
So, they waited:
And then cut to this guy to get a check of the weather:
But when they cut back tot he bridge, here's what they found:
Yes, after staying live for over 3 minutes, cutting away to the bald-headed weather guy, the crew missed the live implosion. "Are you kidding me!" one anchor yelled. But then odd things started happening -- the crew lost it, and began throwing paper:
...and eating it:
Here you go -- in all it's glory (which the station calls an "instant classic"):
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