Even seasoned veterans crack under pressure and lose composure. Some are hilarious while others are just downright embarrassing. Think your favorite news reporter made a list? Check out The Craziest Things News Anchors Have Said And Done On Air.
Like everyone else, news anchors and reporters can be stressed out or make mistakes while on the job. The only difference being their actions (and reactions) are filmed and televised live, for all to see. From the former Mayor of San Francisco’s wife accidently exposing a little too much, to anchors quitting on-air in epic fashion. These are the craziest things to have ever happened on live television. Click through to see more from Jackie Guerrido later!
What happens when three Australian news reporters all wear white on the same day? Pretty much a cat fight. After noticing that all three ladies were wearing white tops during a three-way split screen segment, host Amber Sherlock asked reporter Julie Snook to put on a jacket, to prevent all three from matching. A request turned into a demand after Snook hesitated and rolled her eyes.
Charlo Greene was a reporter for KTVA, a CBS affiliate news station based in Anchorage, Alaska. Keyword being was since the reporter quit on air after revealing she was the owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club, which was part of the news story that she was reporting on at the time.
While on a Headline Prime segment, Glenn Beck uses a story about topless photos of an American Idol contestant being shared around to hit on his attractive guest.
As what has to be one of the most embarrassing moments of her life, this female news anchor’s “confession” to taking spankings as an adult was taken out of context- or was it?