WLS-TV, the ABC news affiliate in Chicago, took the gold in Olympics Title Error:
— Wawl Finebaum (@WawlFinebaum) February 11, 2018
Jayme Nicholas, a spokesperson for the ABC affiliate in Chicago, told Inc. that the goof was the result of a mix-up. The graphic was created for a different “satirical piece” put together on Friday by sports anchor Mark Giangreco in which viewers were encouraged to invent their own Olympic sports, but it was mistakenly also used for the serious news story read on Saturday by weekend anchor Mark Rivera, Nicholas said.
Someone is sooooooo fired.