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People Are Crying Laughing At This Blooper Of A British TV Reporter Talking About Hurricane Irma

"This makes the TV licence worth it."

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Yesterday at 2am BBC World reporter Tom Donkin was seen jogging across the screen during a segment about Hurricane Irma.

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And then he walked back a little bit to stand in front of what he thought was the right camera.

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However, it wasn't, and he figured it out almost right away.

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But his recovery from the moment didn't stop people from finding the humour in it.

😂 wonderful car crash opening to BBC World News just now. Pick a camera, any camera 😛

People have called it "the best Hurricane Irma reporting".

Folks, I have found it: the best Hurricane Irma reporting anywhere on the globe

@bubbaprog This is a perfect representation of my own response to Irma. Go? No stay. Now it's over here! Well, make the best of it.

And are finding the entire situation really funny.

@bubbaprog @spencer_parsons For me, the real magic is in the series of spokesmodel poses he strikes when he first t… https://t.co/azK2KQqFGM

But are impressed by his skill.

@bubbaprog I think he recovered admirably!

And have said the moment makes the TV licence fee worth it.