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    Bbc Weather Mispelling

    Shortie861 Jun 26, 2014

    1. Shortie861

      Shortie861 Administrator Staff Member

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      I know people make mistakes when typing, it happens to me all the time but to make a mistake like this and allow it to go on air is just uncalled for.

      This was apparently a typo made during a BBC Weather forecast at what looks like subtitles for the program, seems they where supposed to put rain. Personally I do not know how they would have got a typo that turned into that from rain.

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    2. APS

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      Virtually impossible using conventional keyboard.
       
    3. Spice

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      And no one caught it?
       
    4. Shortie861

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      Doesn't seem to have been Spice as this was aired from what I understand. I have been reading though that the subtitles are created using a computer so it could have been a mistake on it mishearing what was said. Still though it should be double checked before being allowed to be aired and not just relying on the computer to get it right.
       
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    6. Shortie861

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      Can't seem to see anything, must be missing it :/
       
    7. jnugget

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      damn they fixed it lol
       
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