Video Of The Week — Adorable Kids Crash Dad's Live Television Interview

By Meera Dolasia on March 20, 2017

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On March 10, Professor Robert Kelly was doing what the expert on South Korea does regularly — discussing a political situation on live television with a BBC News reporter via Skype. In this case, the topic was South Korean President Park Geun-hye's unprecedented March 9th impeachment for committing “acts that violated the Constitution and laws.”

Things were going as expected until Kelly’s daughter, Marion, decided to waltz in. The professor tried to continue talking while gently nudging the child to leave. But before he could convince her to leave, his nine-month-old son, James, rolled into the room in his walker. The video ends with Kelly’s wife, Jung-a Kim, frantically trying to get both kids out of the room without being seen on camera! Not surprisingly, the hilarious footage that has garnered over 2 million views since its YouTube release has made the family, especially the adorable kids, instant stars!

Resources: cnn.com, forbes.com,vox.com

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  • News reporter Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 6:31 am
    I was watching that I laugh when the mom came in and they were so cute
    • dragonblade1235
      dragonblade1235Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 12:06 pm
      You got that right. Hey!
      • BennyWednesday, April 26, 2017 at 3:52 am
        Super adorable
        • ha haTuesday, April 25, 2017 at 1:00 pm
          LOL,this must be so embarrasing
          • MoneyMonday, April 24, 2017 at 10:28 am
            This guy is epoc
          • HannahBananaMonday, April 24, 2017 at 7:08 am
            haha can't stop watching it
            • green girlFriday, April 21, 2017 at 11:00 am
              sooooooooo funny
              • abyrd
                abyrdFriday, April 21, 2017 at 10:41 am
                Hilarious!!!!ha ha ha ha ha!
                • YoLoFriday, April 21, 2017 at 9:31 am
                  The kids very suner cute and naughty
                  • LMMFriday, April 21, 2017 at 8:22 am
                    LOL SO FUNNY .AND HOW MANY PEAPLE WATCHED THIS

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