Someone's getting fired....KTVU

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  1. B-17engineer

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    ...and deservedly so. Dearest God. Are American's this ****ing stupid. Really? Please tell me this is a joke.
     
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    Unfortunately, it seems not.

    In the apology, they even tried to claim that they had checked the names with the NTSB. The pilots names seem to be the only thing the NTSB haven't released.
     
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    I have not had the TV on all day. What's going on?
     
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    You think!? The whole news staff should be fired. What a bunch of dumbazzes.
     
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    *face-palm*
     
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    Again, news people aren't very smart.
     
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    Oh ****, just saw this.

    The NTSB is now saying that an intern actually told them these were the names. KTVU should have been smart enough though to figure out this was a hoax. Fricken idiots!
     
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    It is a proven fact that they will read anything that comes across the teleprompter.
    Much like the folks at your local "Home Depot" type store, they are not hired because they know anything, they are hired because they can pee in a jar.
     
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    I think it was brilliant on those who pulled it off :evil4:
     
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    I didn't want to say it but I did laugh a little....
     
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    I laughed my ass off, but it is still terrible though.
     
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    Alright good I just didnt want to make sure I wasnt a horrible human being
     
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    No clue what it's about
     
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    Well, then, there are a lot of us going to hell if laughing about this is so bad. Journalism is dead in America. No one asks questions anymore, they just write down what someone tells them and repeat it, like a parrot. This is good proof of it.
     
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    Exactly, fricken morons.
     
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    You guys speak in riddles. Must be an American thing :rolleyes:
     
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