The 59-year-old, who is a friend of former president Donald Trump, was caught puffing away on a vape stick while reading something, seemingly oblivious to the fact that his show was back live on the air.
Realising what had happened, Hannity quickly tried to adjust himself and make himself look more presentable. Perhaps realising that he couldn’t make the situation any better, he simply said ‘uh-oh’ in response.
Credit where credit is due, Hannity figured that this moment, which has been viewed more than 300,000 times on Twitter, would see him become the butt of jokes.
“Enjoy it, everybody, at my expense,” he quipped, “I have a good sense of humour, I can take it.”
Inevitably, there were a lot of jokes at Hannity’s expense.
Amazingly, this isn’t the first time this has happened to Hannity. Take a look at this from September 2017.
Sean Hannity: Fox News host, proud conservative and vaping enthusiast. A man of many talents...