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Clever ‘Fresh Prince’ Prank Call Livens Up C-SPAN

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This C-SPAN caller was up to no good in someone else’s neighborhood.

A man with a strange sense of humor called into the cable network’s Washington Journal show on Tuesday during a discussion on Iran and nuclear weapons, only to slowly speak the words to the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song.

He got pretty far along before he was cut off, giving us a good chuckle. He’s hardly the first to dupe someone using Will Smith’s song, either:

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C-SPAN, of course has seen oddball calls before, so this wasn’t totally out of the realm of the absurd.

Meanwhile, here’s the opening credits to Fresh Prince, in case you need a refresher.

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