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Airline Crash - News Anchor and Chinese Names...Wat? O.o


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#1 kittikat

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 01:33 PM

So...sad thing about the plane crash...but the names...oh god the names...did NO ONE do any fact-checking/verification!???

Anyhow, enjoy xD


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#2 Cartoonman

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 03:03 PM

It's acceptable to make fun of silly ching chang chong asians

 

But if someone put a black joke there the whole country would be in a riot. 

 

 

 

 

 

OH WA HAO LE FUK PA LAI TI SUM DI WONG!!!

 

 

 

 


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#3 UrQuan

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 03:27 PM

Have to say, newsreader is a professional, doubt I could keep my serious after reading the names(even tho it is a very tragic event), specially the last two, try saying those out loud. Tbh, what I find most puzzling is the fact they just accepted those names as *real*, reading the names should make one go for at the very least a doublecheck as they sound really phoney (and probably are...)


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 03:52 PM

Heard journalism is easy these days.

Broadcast whatever shit 'info' from whatever shit source, you are golden as long as you get viewers...


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 04:09 PM

wtf?

 

 

even if they were asian, the plane itself was korean and pilots also probably korean. 

 

 

Those wouldn't even be korean names. 

 

(hardly chinese)...


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 04:37 PM

wtf?

 

 

even if they were asian, the plane itself was korean and pilots also probably korean. 

 

 

Those wouldn't even be korean names. 

 

(hardly chinese)...

 

Don't you know? In america, all asians = Chinese ching chang chong rice eaters with their skinny eyes and won ton soup. 


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 04:54 PM

Sum Ting Wong - Something Wrong
Wi Tu Lo - Why Too Low
Ho Lee Fuk - Holy Fuck
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Posted 13 July 2013 - 05:30 PM

Someone at the NTSB won't be used as a source in the future, methinks.


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 10:04 PM

These jokes are actually pretty old in the aviation community, I remember by father telling them to me.  They forgot "Wong Whei" as well.

 

Air Force pilots are known for their politically incorrect humour.


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 10:51 PM

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No words needed.


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Posted 14 July 2013 - 02:49 AM

Is that a joke broadcast or are they really that stupid?


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Posted 14 July 2013 - 02:58 AM

Somewhere, someone is laughing their ass off, their call in prank worked. 

 

"Hi, KTVU news, this is Dick Johnson with the NTSB, we have the pilot names for you..."


And yeah,  it's real. 

 

http://www.ktvu.com/...n-report/nYpSg/

 


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Posted 14 July 2013 - 07:30 PM

I can't believe she just calmly read that. I'd hire her in a heartbeat to be a news anchor, because frankly, I don't think I could ever read that with a straight face.


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Posted 14 July 2013 - 08:58 PM

Lol. I can maybe get the other ones but hol lee fuk just no....
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Posted 15 July 2013 - 05:13 AM

Journalism: Failing hard since time immemorial


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Posted 16 July 2013 - 06:53 PM

Wang Men is a legit Chinese name, however.


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Posted 16 July 2013 - 07:32 PM

For what it's worth, apparently the news station tried to fact check but was purposely given false information by an intern at the NTSB (who has since been fired).  How true this is, I don't know, but at least it's an explanation.

 

 

http://www.huffingto..._n_3600738.html


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Posted 16 July 2013 - 11:45 PM

It's acceptable to make fun of silly ching chang chong asians

 

But if someone put a black joke there the whole country would be in a riot. 

 

 

 

 

 

OH WA HAO LE FUK PA LAI TI SUM DI WONG!!!

 

you mean half the country, or less (47%?)


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