This guy just became the prince of public affairs television.
Whoever pulled this awesome prank on C-SPAN is our Internet hero of the day. As you listen to "Jack Strickland" tell his story, something might strike you as familiar. If you're a bit rusty on your 90's TV, maybe this will jog your memory:
The best part is how long it takes the host to realize what's going on. When he does, his face might also remind you of something from The Fresh Prince.
To C-SPAN's credit, they put this clip on their website instead of scrubbing it from the Internet. That shows a lot of maturity. If I were that host, I'd want to find the culprit and give him one of these:
Eagle-eyed Internet aficionados may recognize this prank as the successor to these viral hits from 2010:
I guess this is just one of those cyclical memes. I can't wait to see 2020's version, on North West's beam-in show where you transmit your thoughts via brain chip. She'll never see it coming.