The 15 Most WTF Moments In VMA History

by (@unclegrambo)

Eminem Goes Toe To Toe With Triumph
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12) Eminem Loses His Cool When A Puppet Tries To Interview Him (2002)

Based on his pop culture skewering videos like “My Name Is” and “The Real Slim Shady,” one would’ve guessed that Eminem had a sense of humor. Well, one would be wrong. Triumph The Insult Comic Dog (aka Robert Smigel) attempted to interview an unwilling Em at the 2002 VMAs, and almost found himself on the receiving end of a series of blows from Marshall Mathers and his (late) D12 pal, Proof. Triumph aired his response to the matter on Late Night With Conan O’Brien a few days later, which you can watch below.