03 May '11, 4am

Fox slips up twice: #Obama is dead...oops, it's #Osama

Fox slips up twice: #Obama is dead...oops, it's #Osama

News station, Fox News, made not one, but two boo-boos yesterday (May 2) while reporting the news of Osama bin Laden's death. They mixed up 'Obama' with 'Osama' on both occasions. The Al Qaeda leader was killed in a night raid last Sunday (May 1) while hiding out in a mansion near a Pakistani military training academy, less than two hours' drive from Islamabad, Pakistan. STOMPer hideandseekchampion , who pointed out their mistakes, said: "They mixed up Obama with Osama twice. "I can't believe the newscaster actually said 'President Obama is in fact dead'. "I could understand if they mixed up the names once. But twice? "I never realised the difference between the two names is just one letter. "They made a third mistake on their website as well but at least it was just two spelling errors in their 'Breaking News' section. "The conservative Fox News is anti-Obama in its polit...

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