He made people laugh by intervening, shirtless, during the live of Maxime Switek, French journalist in Washington for BFMTV, to proclaim with humor his love of French gastronomy: the man with the “cheese omelette” (sic) a been identified! A few seconds on BFMTV during the demonstrations of joy following the announcement of Joe Biden’s victory earned this American rapid notoriety, especially on the French Internet but also in the United States. And this is the magazine Forbes who found it.
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His name is Meka Anyanetu, is 30 years old and works in the State Department in the US federal capital, the media said. It was on Saturday that the young man launched the now famous tirade which caused a laughter from the journalist who had just interviewed him. “I went to France, it’s beautiful! I ate snail “, he exclaims, before moving on” I love croissant, hon hon hon “,” I love an omelette du fromage, hon hon hon. “
Maxime Switek “collapsed with laughter”
Meka Anyanetu, who has taken French lessons, knows very well that we say an omelet “with” cheese, he told Forbes. But he explained that he was then so upset by the news of Joe Biden’s election that an episode of the cartoon just occurred to him. Dexter’s Laboratory in which a character repeats “cheese omelette, cheese omelette”.
The journalist of BFMTV, Maxime Switek, also returned to the episode, saying he was “absolutely collapsed laughing” and find “completely crazy” that this brief moment has gone viral.
A call for donations to travel to France
Meka Anyanetu, who was shirtless because his T-shirt was soaked by the sparkling wine with which he celebrated the election of Joe Biden, wants the French to know: he finds them “great”, he loves their bread and he can’t wait to return to France. He also launched an appeal for donations to pay for this trip, as well as a new T-shirt.