So this happened at the memorial for Nelson Mandela:

Good point.

However, Twitter user @ExJon won the day with his response to the kerfuffle: When “Modern Seinfeld” meets strange happening:

Gold, Jerry. Gold!

This Twitter user ups the funny by offering another plot twist:

https://twitter.com/Magnifico_Plus/status/410968981416075264

Beautiful.

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