Mama Diaries

Monday, November 18, 2013

Anchorman Bubba

My family and I went to the CNN studios in Atlanta for a grand tour of the place.  It was pretty interesting.  My nine-year-old son, Bubba, thought the cameras were really cool. So when the tour guide asked for a volunteer to come up and be an anchorman, my son raised his hand right away.  And of course, because he's a cute kid, he got picked.

He marched up and parked himself at the big desk.  The tour guide operated the teleprompter while the cameras rolled.  He read his script like a real professional.  Then came the end - the part where the anchorman gives his name.

Bubba, with a huge grin on his face, said, "This has been, Insert Name Here, reporting for CNN news."

Everybody cracked up. It was so funny!

So ladies and gentlemen, in about twenty years, if you're watching CNN news and you see a young man reporting as, Insert Name Here, you'll know it's my boy.  

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    1. He has a future in the television industry!

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  2. That's so funny! A star in the making for sure!

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  3. That's so funny! I'll watch for him. :)

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    1. Wouldn't it be funny if he actually does end up with a career as an anchorman?

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  4. HA! I hope they got it on film for you.

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    1. No, they didn't. That would've been pretty cool, though!

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  5. lol insert name here could be his claim to fame

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    1. Ha! The future looks bright of Insert Name Here!

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  6. When I am old and grey, I shall watch Insert Name Here on CNN.

    Love,
    Janie

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  7. He's a natural. Sounds like he's going to be good in front of the camera.

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    1. He really enjoyed it. His dream is to be a meteorologist. Who knows? Maybe he'll be giving the weather on CNN someday!

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  8. Hahahaha!!!

    I love this guy!!!!!!

    A born ham!!!

    ~shoes~

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  9. *hee* Too hilarious! "Insert Name Here" is certainly a name that would stand out in a crowd! ;)

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  10. Sounds like Bubba is quite the little comedian... and already comfortable with a camera and teleprompter. Heck, some day he could be President Insert Name Here!

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  11. Kids are the best. Sherry, I love all your stories about him. =)

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    1. He certainly provides a lot of material for these stories!

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  12. Hi Sherry,

    That's awesome! Insert comment here :)

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  13. hope he will not be spinning stories and making them up like CNN does in their propaganda

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    1. If he spins stories, I'm sure they'll be far more interesting than the ones that are currently on!

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  14. *LMAO* That's hilarious! Bubba needs to have his own show. :) Co-starring Schultz!

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  15. Now Sherry, that is so funny but very SWEET! Love it. :-)

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  16. As stage names go, that would be memorable!

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    1. He might start a new trend. Insert Name Heres will be popping up all over!

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    1. It was hilarious! He knew he was being a goofball, too!

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  18. They should let him do the real news--it would be a relief to listen and laugh

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  19. I look forward to seeing him on my TV screen one day. ; )

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