Nelson Mandela Confused with Actor Morgan Freeman on KQED


This is one of the ones that takes the cake. I don’t even have words for how funny and ridiculous this is at the same damn time. Anti-apartheid activist, hero, and former South African president Nelson Mandela passed away Thursday night at the age of 95.  The tributes and love have been coming in from everywhere but one KQED Forum listener was still not able to distinguish him from actor Morgan Freeman, whose epic career in film has included roles as the now-deceased South African leader.

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