Before she was your Daybreak anchor Cynthia Izaguirre's on-air gaffe in Albuquerque made her a YouTube sensation.
That clip has been viewed by millions of people since being uploaded in 2006.
On Thursday, Cynthia met, for the first time, the mountain climber. Cynthia said he "gay" on air, but she meant he was "blind".
Erik Weihenmayer, the most prominent blind athlete in the world joined the daybreak crew and meet Cynthia for the first time.