By Britt Bickel

Local Chicago news station WGN made a big goof during a live interview with Oprah Winfrey Tuesday morning that will be hard to live down.

The WGN Morning News team was on a live call with Queen O, who was their first guest on the new expanded hour of the show, when they accidentally hung up on her, writes

You can hear the phone cut out all of a sudden and the anchors cry out in astonishment they lost their A-list guest. One of the anchors even blames the goof on one of their own saying, “Larry hung up on Oprah!” Come on, Larry, you had one job to do!

And the goof definitely wasn’t Oprah’s fault, as she explained when she was back on the line.

“I’m just sitting her on the phone talking and all of a sudden music comes in and I’m like, ‘OK, I guess that’s my cue,'” Oprah said when she called back. “It’s like you’re standing at an award show and the music starts. Oh, OK, that’s my cue to shut up.”

Watch the anchors’ priceless reactions to the goof below:

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From K-EARTH 101

K-EARTH Surf Pig
28 Free Things To Do in L.A.
Totally 80s Friday Night

Listen Live