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Ellen Got Into A Scooter Accident On Her TV Show And You Need To See It (Don't Worry, She And The Scooter Are Fine)

I've never been so thrilled by a low-speed scooter accident.

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...or catching one of her audience members stealing merchandise, it feels like each week on the show has been crazier than the last. And I'm here to tell you that the trend does not show ANY signs of slowing down. In fact, you might say things have...SPED UP.

Earlier this year, Ellen challenged Zach Braff to a scooter race. Pretty standard stuff, TBH.

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HOWEVER, the story doesn't end there. After the race Ellen brought the scooter inside to play a prank on Andy by pretending to run over them. But as they say, the best-laid plans of mice and daytime talk show hosts often go awry and Ellen's seemingly innocent prank nearly went horribly, HORRIBLY wrong:

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Luckily for us, Ellen broke down how the mishap occurred (if anyone from OSHA is watching this, you might want to take some notes):

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"So what happened was, the way you make it go, there's a little thing you hook your finger in. And uh, I had forgotten that's what makes it go, so my finger was hooked in, so I was like full speed at two miles an hour, and — but my knee got caught and I was trying to get off of it. And I was still, I was still kind of going, and I realized, 'Oh, it's still going. I'm stuck.'"

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