Extreme Weather Hotportunity - Egg Salad Sandwich

  • Aired:  07/25/11
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Wyatt Cenac goes on location in New York City to report on the sandwich-warming and milk-curdling weather. (2:36)

DIRECTLY AT THE LIGHT.

(LAUGHTER)

WITH MORE ON THE SOARING

WEEK END TEMPERATURES WE'RE

JOINED WITH OUR SENIOR

REPORTER WYATT CENAC.

WHY DO WEATHER PEOPLE ALWAYS

RESORT TO THESE INCREDIBLY

GIMMICKY STUNTS WHEN

DISCUSSING EXTREME WEATHER

CONDITIONS?

>> JON, IT'S ABOUT TAKING

COMPLICATED SCIENTIFIC

PHENOMENON AND MAKING IT

ACCESSIBLE.

103 HE AGREES WITH 70%

HUMIDITY, A, BUT EVERYBODY

UNDERSTANDS DOES IT HOTTEN

FOOD?

(LAUGHTER)

>> Jon: SO THE GIMMICK, THE

PIZZA, THE STANDING OUTSIDE

IN THE HURRICANE S JUST A

WAY FOR US NONSCIENTISTS TO

UNDERSTAND EXTREME WEATHER?

>> WELL, REALLY ANY WEATHER.

FOR INSTANCE THE HEAT WAVE

BROKE TODAY BUT IT'S STILL

OVER 80 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT

OR TO PUT INA THAT IN TERMS

RUBES LIKE YOU MIGHT

UNDERSTAND, EGG SALAD

SANDWICH WARMING WEATHER.

(LAUGHTER)

THIS HAS BEEN OUTSIDE ALL

DAY, WITH THIS GLASS OF MILK.

>> Jon: I DON'T THINK-- NO I

DON'T THINK YOU SHOULD EAT

THAT.

>> OH, YEAH, OH-- OH, OH,

MAN, THAT IS SUCH FLAVOR.

OH.

I SHOULD WASH IT DOWN WITH

THIS LUMPY MILK.

>> Jon: I DON'T --

>> OH, OH-- .

>> Jon: I DON'T THINK YOU

SHOULD BE EATING --

>> YOU SHOULD CALL ME ONE OF

THOSE VANS WITH THE LIGHTS

ON THE FRONT OF IT YOU KNOW

WHAT, I'LL CALL IT.

WEHOO WITHIN WEHHOO.

>> Stephen: .

>> Jon: I TOLD YOU NOT TO

EAT THAT I'M NOT SURE WHAT

ANY OF THIS IS SUPPOSED TO

PROVE.

>> IT PROVES I'M A WEATHER

REPORTER, JON!

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)

>> Jon: ALL RIGHT, ALL RIGHT.

>> I'M A PROFESSIONAL

WEATHER REPORTER.

I KNOW SOME SCIENCE.

AND I ALSO HAVE A MOUTHY,

OUTGOING PERSONALITY.

OH GOD, IT HURTS.

>> Jon: ALL RIGHT, THANK YOU,

WYATT, WYATT CENAC,

EVERYBODY.

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)

>> Jon: THAT'S GOING TO

LEAVE A STAIN.

THERE YOU GO.

WOW.

IF WE HAD TAPED THAT BIT IN

THE STUDIO WE WOULD HAVE A

HUGE PILE OF EGG SALAD TO

CLEAN UP RIGHT NOW.

(LAUGHTER)

GOOD THING THAT WAS OUTSIDE

ON NEW YORK'S

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