Lavrov Demonstrates Proper Way to Handle Feral US Journalists

What should you do when a feral journalist shrieks at you? Sergey Lavrov masterfully demonstrates

Wed, May 10, 2017
The one and only Sergey Lavrov
The one and only Sergey Lavrov

Imagine you are walking down the street minding your own business. All of a sudden, a feral US journalist emerges from the bushes and begins to eat its own feces. What should you do? 

Most would probably cross the street and then Facebook-livestream the journo poop-a-thon from a safe distance. 

Not Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Like all chain smokers, Lavrov is also a seasoned wild animal tamer. 

Lavrov demonstrated masterful technique on Wednesday morning while handling Andrea Mitchell, one of MSNBC's most celebrated poo flingers. 

Watch and learn:

Mitchell: Does the Comey firing cast a shadow over your talks, gentlemen?

Lavrov (sarcastically): Was he fired?

Mitchell: Yes

Lavrov (very, very sarcastically): You're kidding! You're kidding!

They don't call him YOLO Lavrov for nothing.