Date: April 2007
Most Ignorant line: “I wouldn’t call and tell anybody on [a serial killer living next door], but I’d probably move.”
What happened? During this legendary 60 Minutes segment, Cam’Ron sat down with Anderson Cooper to talk about the Stop Snitching movement. As Cam broke down his own street code of ethics, Cooper's expression grew increasingly incredulous—especially when Cam explained why he'd rather let a serial killer run free than call 5-0.
Complex says: Cam wasn’t explaining anything hip-hop fans didn’t already understand, but his choice of venue was not ideal. Anderson Cooper wasn't ready for all that Diplomatic Immunity. Cam's 60 Minutes debacle may be the most famous example of "When Keeping It Real Goes Wrong."