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TV Anchor gets "punked" With "Breaking News-Names of Pilots Names of Crashed Airliner"

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ChiefDC501

9 months ago

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Source: Media Bistro/TV Spy


July 12, 2013


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    Anonymous

    9 months ago

    I cannot believe nobody caught this prior to the broadcast.

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    mz66

    9 months ago

    3718 Comments

    Follow up. Egregious errors all around, but one unindentified NTSB intern was the source of the unhumorous prank.

    http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/07/12/ktvu-gaffe/251...

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    mz66

    9 months ago

    3718 Comments

    The studio technician who keyed in that bigoted piece of garbage "joke" should be fired on the spot. I sincerely doubt NTSB is to blame, but if so, someone needs to be shown the door there.

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    Jonas

    9 months ago

    41226 Comments

    Oooops....ho lee u know what. Heads will roll for this!!! No too pretty bright, eh!

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    cmm07r

    9 months ago

    982 Comments

    I'm just trying to figure out how she got past "Ho Lee Fuk" without realizing something was a miss. Sure the others were really odd but I don't think I could have even made it to the last name without questioning it.

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    ChiefDC501

    9 months ago

    1480 Comments

    I understand that there is nothing funny about the plane crash. But, as many times as I have been misquoted by news reporters and stories broadcast that in no way resemble the incident I cannot help but laugh at a major media outlet that got "hosed".

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