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Miami NBC affiliate’s graphic refers to state GOP as ‘Reprehensive’ Party

http://twitter.com/#!/bccohan/status/429323455922581504

During a story about the Florida gubernatorial race, an NBC affiliate in Miami aired a graphic that described the Florida GOP as the “Reprehensive” Party.

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RT @lachlan:
NBC affiliate calls the Florida GOP the "Reprehensive Party of Florida”
http://t.co/eopMD0iUHX— johnny dollar (@johnnydollar01) January 31, 2014

http://twitter.com/#!/sistertoldjah/status/429368396472283136

Here’s video of the news segment. The “Reprehensive Party” graphic appears at about the 1:35 mark:

http://twitter.com/#!/bccohan/status/429323870907408384

An apology was issued and a staffer from a news service used by the station was reportedly fired:

http://twitter.com/#!/MarcACaputo/status/429371944966709249

That all sounds awfully familiar.

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/01/31/no-bias-here-miami-nbc-affiliates-graphic-refers-to-state-gop-as-reprehensive-party/

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