Pranked

” A local Fox affiliate, the San Francisco powerhouse station KTVU, is 
dealing with the fallout of a major error on Friday. During their noon 
broadcast, a report on the deadly Asiana Airlines crash took a turn for 
the unintentionally offensive when they broadcast the names of pilots in
charge of that flight. The mangled Asian-sounding names were, in fact, 
thinly-disguised expletives mocking the sentiments expressed by the 
crash victims and their families.

The supposed names of the crash victims broadcast on KTVU included “Sum Ting Wong,” “Ho Lee Fuk,” and “Bang Ding Ow.”

A KTVU anchor later apologized for the error. She said that the names
were inaccurate in spite of the fact that a National Transpiration 
Safety Board spokesperson confirming them. “