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!


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  • duckytheblob
    duckytheblobSunday, May 28, 2017 at 2:10 pm
    Soooo funny
    • Mistery personFriday, May 26, 2017 at 8:00 am
      I feel sorry for the parents. They were totally humiliated. Plus it was VERY FUNNY!!!!!!!!😂
      • pandagirl31408
        pandagirl31408Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 1:20 pm
        • mrwbossTuesday, May 23, 2017 at 4:56 pm
          this is completely funny
          • Need For SpeedTuesday, May 23, 2017 at 11:57 am
            • haloplayer57Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 11:50 am
              hahaha funny
              • kateMonday, May 22, 2017 at 5:14 pm
                • girly girlSunday, May 21, 2017 at 5:38 pm
                  lololol i laughed so hard at this, a kid in my class asked me is there was something wrong with me
                  • Little niggetFriday, May 19, 2017 at 3:41 pm
                    So cute and lol funny ha so FUNNY!!!!!!
                    • rc99130
                      rc99130Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10:39 am
                      i watched this 16 times, i think i may have laughed so hard i burst a lung!

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