November 28, 2011

Baltimore station typo results in unfortunate labeling

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WBAL-TV, the Hearst-owned NBC affiliate in Baltimore, aired an unfortunate lower third during its Black Friday shopping coverage.

The graphic was most likely meant to read “Black Friday Holiday Shoppers” but the omission of the word “Friday” made the situation even more awkward since most of the people shown in the video appear to be African American.

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3 Responses to “Baltimore station typo results in unfortunate labeling”

  1. who is in charge of editing before relaese? Anonymous

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  2. Oops. Edvado

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