Guy Goma: 'Greatest' case of mistaken identity on live TV ever? BBC News

It's 10 years since Guy Goma became a celebrity after he was mistaken for an internet expert and interviewed on BBC News TV.
The unemployed computer technician had been at the BBC for a job interview. But the graduate from the Congo gained worldwide attention after a mix-up saw him interviewed on air instead of Guy Kewney

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+9 1. sp176 commented 8 years ago

I'm surprised he didn't get the job, what with the job opening after the producer was fired for not doing their research, lol.
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+4 2. Judge-Jake commented 8 years ago

I remember watching that live, brilliant :D
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+2 3. Dennyboy commented 8 years ago

#2 Me too :)
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+1 4. snotraddict commented 8 years ago

Just goes to show you how lame the "reporters" have become, they don't listen to the responses just move along with their questions.