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I feel like watching my local news programs is like hanging out with my grandparents. You would think these people grew up in the 1940’s and never got with the times. The easily noticed errors and blunders just slip right by them. They seem so clueless at times. I wonder how they get by in...
Somehow yet another huge blunder has gotten by the producers of a local news program. The people over at Greenbay’s NBC 26 need to do a little better with their image gathering. My guess is that some intern went quickly to Google Images, nabbed the first photo that looked right for the piece (without giving...
With FOX News constantly getting lambasted for allegedly being biased and not necessarily telling the truth, they’ve started a new policy to be more honest. In one of their first forays down this road, they’ve added captions of exactly what the guest and host are saying…and here is a screencap of that. Looks just about...
Sometimes I wonder about the people who produce these television shows. Maybe it’s because a lot of them are in the morning and they haven’t quite woken up yet. It seems like there are a lot of errors of this type.
This might be the end-all-be-all in news reporter slip ups. I’d be surprised to see her on the air again anytime soon. Granted it’s easy to see how she could make the mistake…but over and over again. …and to report that the CIA ordered it. I do feel bad for her. I always get embarrassed...
With the Royal Wedding all wrapped up, there is/was a lot of specualtion on when and where the newlyweds are going for their Honeymoon (it’s been postponed while William returns to work for a week) but the odds favorites on most betting sites is New Zealand. One reporter thought she’d get the opinion of some...
With the speed of news now a days, it’s becoming increasing common to find typos from major news outlets. Sadly it’s more common than it should be. You would imagine that a site as high profile as NPR would not make these mistakes, but I guess with lack of funding this is the type of...
Well I had a meeting to attend in Newark but I think I’ll be skipping that. Looks like Accuweather isn’t so accurate after all.
At the Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana, California they were to attempt the Guinness World Record for most people inside of a bubble. Fan Yang is the man behind the feat. He needs to get 150 people inside one massive bubble. To cover the event, one news team sent an inept reporter out to...

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