Four Bears Interrupt Live Newscast In Pennsylvania!

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Apr. 24 2012, Published 6:00 a.m. ET

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Talk about reality TV: A mama bear and three of her cubs interrupted a live local newscast in Scranton, Pennsylvania Monday, setting up a surreal sequence that's got "Viral Video" written all over it.

Here's how it all went down: The station WNEP was about to broadcast a weather segment with meteorologist Kurt Aaron outside its' backyard for it's 11 pm broadcast. At that point, the special guests arrived.

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"I walked out there, and I turn around and I hear the sound -- and the bear's literally ten feet from me!" Aaron, safely in the studio, explained. "And I ran like I stole something, I'm not gonna lie!

"That was a big bear," he said of the mama. "And she didn't look very happy."

The crew stayed inside the building, watching from the windows. Eventually, a high-pitched alarm sounded, causing the bears to scurry out of the area.



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