NBC weatherman Al Roker is trying to set a record for the longest uninterrupted weather report in history, and he plans on continuing for 34 hours straight. Roker started at 10:00 p.m. last night, and apparently some interesting things happened overnight.
If you were watching the livestream overnight, you might have noticed — aside from Roker’s usual banter — a particularly odd occurrence when he took a break to use the bathroom.
The evening’s most memorable moment came when Al took his first bathroom break — with his microphone streaming sound to viewers. Al’s take on the moment: “Live stream has a new meaning.”
TMI, Al. TMI.
A few Twitter users also picked up on Roker’s “oops” moment:
— Jonathan Gomez (@JsModernLife) November 13, 2014
al roker left his mic on in the bathroom and I haven't stopped laughing
— 1daf (@zedkilam) November 13, 2014
seriously I'm laughing so hard I just heard Al Roker go to the bathroom #rokerthon
— #miredon (@turtlepancakezz) November 13, 2014
— Marin Austin (@marinaustin) November 13, 2014
Uhhh Al Roker is in the bathroom and his microphone is definitely not off. #Rokerthon
— Jeremy Cohn (@JeremyGlobalTV) November 13, 2014
21 hours to go, Al! But even if you can’t get through all 34 hours, it probably won’t be as embarrassing as this was.
Watch a roundup of the overnight nuttiness below, via NBC:
You can watch the ongoing livestream below:
[h/t Washington Post]
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