BBC Radio’s sensitive reporting of the Oscar Pistorius case
Because if you aren’t freaking out about where the fuck that plane disappeared to, then you’re probably spending all of your time glued to the Oscar Pistorius trial. Since the world needs to know changes on a secondly basis of the trial including how many breaths Oscar took per minute to indicate how guilty he is, BBC Radio is at the forefront of reporting on this riveting trial. BBC’s sensitive and careful reporting of the matter at hand has gained international attention after this surely Pulitzer winning piece, as demonstrated in this clip.
I really felt like I was there in the room. BBC said of the incident
“There was a technical mistake where sound effects being prepared in another studio for an unrelated item were accidentally broadcast over the news bulletin. We apologised for the error immediately afterwards”
Which roughly translates to
“Our intern has now been sold to ITV”