Shortly before the interview, he let his Twitter followers know he would be on TV. Then, as the questioning began, the door opened. A child toddled in. Then, another followed, this time in a squeaky walker.
And then their mother, Jung-a Kim, burst into the scene, skidding around a corner and frantically trying to get the kids out of the scene. She knocked books off a table before falling to her knees and grabbing the handle to close the door, finally, behind them all.
The entertaining interruption was over within 40 seconds during which Professor Kelly veered from apparent mild annoyance to repeated apologies to stifling smiles, while ultimately keeping his composure as he discussed the latest political drama underway.
Meanwhile, many people who shared the video assumed that Kim was Kelly’s nanny. This sparked a debate on social media about the stereotypes about Asian women. Watch the video if you haven’t already, it is sure to make your day.