04/10/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

MSNBC Confuses Bernie Mac And Bernie Madoff (VIDEO)

As it was announced today that prosecutors will be seeking $170 Billion from Bernie Madoff, who is expected to plead guilty to 11 criminal counts that could get him up to 150 years, an MSNBC anchor confused him for Bernie Mac. We understand, they have similar names, but it begged the the question: How else are they alike?

Bernie Mac Vs. Bernie Madoff
Race Black White
Status Deceased (sadly) Alive (sadly)
Best Known For Playing a thief in "Ocean's 11" and sequels Playing a thief in real life
Legacy Being one of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" Being a dick


(h/t Dave Burdick for the photoshop idea)