Your browser may block some cookies by default. By clicking, you agree to allow our advertising partners to place their cookies and serve you more relevant ads. To view our privacy policy or opt-out, click here.

Ellen Caught An Audience Member Stealing And Publicly Shamed Her

By Jaime Lutz

Ellen DeGeneres caught an audience member stealing swag from her show and I have a lot of second hand embarrassment about it. 


Basically, Ellen set up a table of Ellen-branded merchandise and told all audience members that they could take one of the items on display—and then put hidden cameras watching over the table to see what her audience would do. Most were honest about it. One woman wasn't.