Man spots Matthew Broderick in Montauk and asks for a snap — hilarity ensues.
People do the funniest stuff when meeting a celebrity for the first time. Some scream, cry, or ask for a pic. Some stare, mumble incoherently, or behave in other inexplicable ways. But if you've never been in the presence of greatness — especially someone you really like or admire — you have no way of predicting how you might embarrass yourself.
This is what happened to @HonoredSpirits' friend when he found himself face-to-face with Matthew Broderick in Montauk:
But wait! It gets better:
Imagine how that made Broderick's friend feel. I mean, asking the not-so-famous guy to step out of the frame. The nerve. 😉
Yeah, that really happened.
Of course, Twitter went mad for this story:
Some commiserated with the photo taker:
But only a true fan would have posted this hilarious snap:
We're with @miickaaay: