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The worst newsreader EVER

Posted in News and that by Adam Westbrook on February 19, 2007

On my journo course at City University, we’ve spent the last week on an intensive but brilliant television masterclass. As part of that we got some excellent training on newsreading in the studio.

It’s pretty promising to come away knowing that none of us are nearly as bad as this poor sod…clearly the Americans don’t have as higher standards as we do in the UK. Watch, laugh and then pray it never happens to you.

This week’s youtubeauty, courtesy of the 800lb gorilla:

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  1. David Sheffield said, on February 19, 2007 at 7:54 pm

    It looks like he’s reading an auto queue thats positioned about 100 metres away and keeps flickering

  2. Leander said, on August 4, 2008 at 11:15 am

    This is an obscure American news channel. One can find worse news readers in local British ones.


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