OK - so you are running a TV news show. You get information on the pilot names for the Asiana flight that crashed a couple of days earlier. You phone the NTSB to confirm the names (well done) but get through to a clueless summer intern with a sense of humour. So then you publish the names on the midday news… what could possibly go wrong?
Proof that they’ll run any old crap that comes in from “a source.”
I found the public service advert that started “If your children are on fire, put them out” to be all the evidence I needed
Its a bit early to be celebrating another US fuckup in the face of many deaths, but its a classic