Local TV news bloopers going viral is nothing new, but that doesn't make it any less hilarious when on-air anchors and reporters get a case of the giggles.
Or don't know they're live. Or trip over words.
Or experience technical difficulties. Or banter awkwardly. Or behave in otherwise head-scratching fashion you'd never see in the big time. Comedic gold.
Enjoy some of the best of 2013 so far via this compilation: