Weatherman appears to fart on live TV and people are shocked

Weatherman appears to fart live on TV


A weatherman in Louisville, Kentucky has been accused of farting live on air after a video of the incident went viral.

While reporting on a cold front coming in from the Midwest, WDRB meteorologist Marc Weinberg paused his broadcast and appeared to create a warm front by farting, before continuing with the weather.

Viewers of the unfortunate incident, and an entirely different kind of wind to feature in a weather report, posted the clip to social media, highlighting the incident even further though blaming the wrong weatherman.

Other Louisville-based media personnel also jumped on the bandwagon, sharing the embarrassing incident of their broadcasting colleague.

Matt Jones, host of sports radio KSR, also posted the clip on Twitter, writing: “More weathermen excitement! Did this Louisville weatherman fart on air??”

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People couldn’t help but poke fun at Weinberg and the embarrassing clip. One person highlighted the pause before he broke wind, writing: “Dramatic pause.....”

Someone else joked: “‘You can also expect numerous short, relatively small but unpredictable gusts of wind in the forecast.’”

Fellow meteorologist Adam Joseph, wrote: “He didn't hide that one!”

News anchor Tyler Ryan also chipped in, commenting: “Don't know what my favourite part is...that it happened, he stopped for dramatic effect, or that it actually rocked his body...HAHAHAHAHAHA.”

Weinberg won’t be living that down any time soon.

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