CNN’s Rick Sanchez is taking a real lashing from TV bloggers over some clips from CNN’s Saturday coverage of the eathquake in Chile. FishbowlNY, Tucker Carlson’s Daily Caller, Gawker, Inside Cable News, Mediaite, TV Squad, and others all knocked Sanchez — particularly his work in front of the magic wall — with varying levels of criticism/sarcasm.
Two of the clips that made the rounds are below (one involves the metric system and one involves the location of Hawaii):
Update: Sanchez acknowledged the criticism on his show today. “Stupid me, I apologize,” he said laughing. “Everybody’s been all over me for this one. I was wrong.”