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Spider photobombs reporter on air

Spider Photobombs BBC Broadcast

Even non-human creatures are now getting into this whole photobombing thing. A spider recently photobombed a live BBC broadcast right as the news anchor, Graham Stewart, was reporting. The spider was certainly a distraction during the early morning segment of "Reporting Scotland."

The creepy-looking arachnid found its way to the camera. It came right into view and crawled a little further down the lens, where a tiny insect was hanging out. It seemed as though the spider was determined to get some food, as it headed straight towards the little bug and snatched it up. Once the spider got its prey, it retreated out of sight.

Stewart talked through the whole ordeal and seemed unfazed by the fact a spider had photobombed his report. That's probably because he didn't have any idea what happened at first. He later explained, "I was completely unaware of what was going on until viewers began tweeting us ... I hope our viewers weren't put off their breakfast ... I know the spider certainly wasn't." The clip was posted on social media and right away was a hit.

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bobparks77 August 15 2014 at 2:10 PM

"Photobomb".......another stupid new word in the retarded American lexicon.

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lareginaproduce August 15 2014 at 3:27 PM

WOW , is this what you call news AOL.

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janieturnage August 15 2014 at 2:51 PM

Just doing what spiders do. I guess he has to get his protein from somewhere.

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moore240 August 16 2014 at 3:47 AM

it was interesting watching the spider than listening to the garbage news they give us now days a lot of frivolous crap

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chuck August 16 2014 at 12:04 AM

i hate spiders. kill them like you would a muslem

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aguilamnstr August 15 2014 at 11:34 PM

Aren't English accents cute! They are so popular here that they can be completely unoriginal and boring but the English accent will put them above thier American competition. Just look at pierce Morgan and Craig ferguson and the cook show host who yells at everyone. Thier English accents are so over pronounced you would think they dropped out of and old English pirate ship. Bloody Cheerios and all that sort of thing.

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gdaly10418 aguilamnstr August 16 2014 at 1:06 AM

The reporter's accent is SCOTTISH, not English.
Craig Ferguson, now an American, is originally from Scotland, with a SCOTTISH accent, NOT English.

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marys1997 August 15 2014 at 11:16 PM

Why does aol have to have have so many freakin ads before we get to see the real story video?? Soooo irritating!!

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dickn2000b August 15 2014 at 7:58 PM

If you copy the cover story photo you will see the spider is not in it.

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joanpolsino August 15 2014 at 7:13 PM

Was Spiderman nearby?

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joanpolsino August 15 2014 at 7:13 PM

Was Spiderman nearby?

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