Names of Asiana Flight 214 released pranked Oakland TV stations falls for it

KTVU out of Oakland ran with a false release of the names of the crew from Asiana Flight 214.

You have to watch this!!!! It is way too funny.

I can't believe they didn't catch it.

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TV stations are so anxious to be first they don't even think about what they are doing. This is an offence worthy of losing one's job.

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This reminds me of fredo's favorite Chinese dish, cum of sum young guy.

No way a TV station really fell for this, right?

IT'S TRUE. KTVU-TV San Francisco did it.

No, These Racist 'Asian' Names Aren't Really the Pilots of Asiana Flight 214.
Alexander Abad-Santos 4 hours ago

"No, These Racist 'Asian' Names Aren't Really the Pilots of Asiana Flight 214.If someone came up and told you the name of the pilot flying Asiana Flight 214, which crash-landed at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, was "Captain Sum Ting Wong" you'd call him out on an offensive joke, right? Unfortunately, that didn't happen during a KTVU-TV San Francisco broadcast this afternoon. KTVU, a local station serving Oakland and San Francisco, has been turning in some of the best coverage work of the crashe—until one of its anchors began reading a list of pilots' "names" supposedly "confirmed" by the NTSB today: "

http://news.yahoo.com/no-racist-asian-names-arent-really-pilots-asiana-2...

Don't blame me,
I didn't vote for a
socialist.

What's more racist?

This?

Or the Chicago Tribune calling it "Fright 214"?

MikeyA

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OMG that looks delicious

Any statement I make is the opinion of me exercising my first amendment right to freedom of speech. Freedom of speech in the United States is protected by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution and is generally permitted.

This is comedy, pure and simple! Almost as good as Rush imitating the Chicom leader a while back.

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