Fox News producers are famous for their almost comical mistakes. Whether they be chyron errors or images, they usually play right into the hands of the Republican propaganda machine. Spelling ‘Osama’ as ‘Obama’ is one common mistake. They often label more controversial Republicans with a ‘D’ next to their name. There was also this basic math mistake. Or there’s this one, which is more comical than anything. Last year, the Huffington Post did a slide show of just some of their funniest errors.
Saturday’s blooper was likely not politically motivated. While reporting about the conviction of Penn State’s Jerry Sandusky and his pedophilia related crimes, they showed pictures of Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels, who left his post to become the head of Purdue University. He’s also pursuing a career as a lobbyist (insert ‘where are the jobs?’ jokes here).
Here’s the video: