KFC’s Colonel Sanders tricks his way into UN to pose for ‘official’ photo

From The Telegraph:

A man impersonating the Kentucky Fried Chicken founder Colonel Sanders managed to dupe his way into the UN headquarters in New York and shake hands with a senior official.

Dressed in the fast food icon’s familiar white suit and black bow tie, the actor evaded tight security to gain access to the restricted areas of the complex.  He even posed for a photograph with Ali Treki, the new president of the UN General Assembly, before the alarm was raised and he was ejected.  A spokeswoman for Ban Ki-moon, the UN secretary-general, yesterday said that an investigation had been launched into the security breach, which was dreamed up by KFC as a promotional stunt.

“It should not have happened – that I will stress, and very strongly,” Michele Montas told Canwest News Service, the Canadian news agency.

[Article continues at: The Telegraph]

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  • Buffet

    Sadly, this gentleman looks only remotely like the genuine article – who’s been dead for many years. Just how dumb/naive/gullible are these UN cats??

  • Buffet

    Sadly, this gentleman looks only remotely like the genuine article – who's been dead for many years. Just how dumb/naive/gullible are these UN cats??

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