'Drunk' Ewoks Storm Today Show, Blogosphere

Halloween segment turns into fun-size free-for-all
By M. Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 1, 2009 3:50 PM CST

(Newser) – The weekend's hottest viral video is a Today show segment that began with Halloween decorating tips and ended with a pair of Ewoks running wild. The Star Wars-themed show saw the Return of the Jedi supporting players earn a leading role by fighting, moonwalking, swilling a Boo-tini, and humping Al Roker's leg. "This email from a friend of mine: 'For what it’s worth, a friend who works at the Today Show confirms that they were both midgets and drunk,'" Matt Ufford of the Warming Glow blog writes. "Thank you, God!"