But it surely most likely is not how Robert E Kelly imagined his look on the BBC World channel would prove.
The professor of political science managed to maintain his composure and get via the interview about South Korea.
We’re guessing he was not so able to cope with his new fame.
“Is that this the kinda factor that goes viral and will get bizarre?” he tweeted in response to a request to share the video clip on-line.
@David_Waddell What would that imply, please? Re-broadcasting it on BBC TV, or simply right here on Twitter? Is that this kinda factor that goes ‘viral’ and will get bizarre?
— Robert E Kelly (@Robert_E_Kelly) March 10, 2017
It has since been considered greater than 30 million occasions on Fb.
And the BBC interview has been featured by different TV channels, together with ABC within the US and Sky Information, in addition to shared by nationwide newspaper websites.
So in reply to ‘Is that this the kinda factor that goes viral?’
@Robert_E_Kelly @David_Waddell pic.twitter.com/5djfED2rZF
— Vaughn Sterling (@vplus) March 10, 2017
It actually has.
— Andrew Chase (@andrewechase) March 10, 2017
This meme is aware of the reality.
— Previous Holborn✘ (@Holbornlolz) March 10, 2017
Nonetheless sure. He is joking.
@Robert_E_Kelly @David_Waddell I am positive just a few shut family and friends will see it.
— asd;flkjasd;lfkjas;l (@MEMTigGriz1) March 10, 2017
Others had phrases of consolation
Derek Alberts known as it “magical TV”.
@Robert_E_Kelly @David_Waddell truthfully it is one of many funniest issues I’ve seen. That was magical TV
— Derek Alberts (@derekalberts1) March 10, 2017
Center East skilled Ziya Meral most likely needs it might occur to him.
@Robert_E_Kelly don’t worry! It’s not a unfavorable even when it goes viral. All of us who give interviews from house would smile and adore it
— Ziya Meral (@Ziya_Meral) March 10, 2017
And Emmerdale actress Lorelei King instructed the daddy of the web’s latest stars: “You are lovely as your youngsters.”
@Robert_E_Kelly @David_Waddell You are as lovely as your youngsters. Pretty phase; cheered me up no finish.
— Lorelei King???? (@LoreleiKing) March 10, 2017
In the meantime, Robbie Khan thinks he is aware of the true cause Professor Kelly did not stand as much as cope with the state of affairs.
@Robert_E_Kelly @David_Waddell Let’s be actual, you have been carrying boxers so couldn’t have simply picked her up and rolled with the circulate :p
— Robbie Khan (@robbiekhan) March 10, 2017
Oh, and Tom Hanks shared it too…
Simply fyi, professor.
No Faux Information right here! Hanx. https://t.co/xHbPx50u8H
— Tom Hanks (@tomhanks) March 10, 2017