AN EMBARRASSED BBC news reporter struggled to finish his broadcast as he got high after getting too close to a stack of burning drugs.
Quentin Sommerville, the corporation’s Middle East correspondent, posted a link to the video on his YouTube page as a ‘Christmas present’ to his Twitter followers.
The video, which he called ‘Don’t inhale’, shows the reporter stood next to a huge pile of heroin, opium and hashish, but as he tries to begin his report he can’t help but giggle.
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The longer the reporter and cameraman stand there the harder it becomes as he struggles to even get his first line out in the final take.
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