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WBZ-TV’s Kate Merrill And Sailor Re-Enact Famous Photo

BOSTON (CBS) – You never know what will happen on live television.

During the broadcast Thursday night of the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, WBZ-TV’s Kate Merrill got quite a surprise.

Petty officer first class Jason Thompson of Detroit re-enacted this famous photo from Times Square at the end of World War II.

Alfred Eisenstaedt's iconic photo on the cover of the August 27, 1945 issue of LIFE magazine.  (Photo credit GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Alfred Eisenstaedt’s iconic photo on the cover of the August 27, 1945 issue of LIFE magazine. (Photo credit GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Watch what happens when Kate’s co-anchor David Wade sets them up:

Watch WBZ-TV Video:

The clip caught the eye of the producers of CBS This Morning and it made their “Eyeopener” segment Friday on national television.

Watch Here:

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