Casper, WY, NBC affiliate KCWY had some fun with its viewers yesterday.
The station told everyone it was inspired by the recent upgrade in the set and operations and was “restructuring the station’s anchor team.”
Defranchi won the anchor swap when she dropped a “Boom goes the dynamite” in the promo for her faux sportscast.
GM Nick Hessler got in on the fake quote act and probably had to soothe some ruffled feathers afterward when he said, “Joel is passionate about criminal justice, he’s been itching for a chance to cover local courts. Plus everybody knows Frank, so it only makes sense to capitalize on that star power. And we knew from the start that Lydia wasn’t much of a news anchor – her heart has always been elsewhere, and we’re happy to let her follow her dreams.”
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