How To End Your NTSB Internship Early

“Earlier today, in response to an inquiry from a media outlet, a summer intern acted outside the scope of his authority when he erroneously confirmed the names of the flight crew on the aircraft.”

My only question is how the newsreader didn’t crack up laughing, or at least doubt the names given?

If it wasn’t so serious, it would be hilarious.

UPDATE 13/07/2013 13:50: An apology has been issued by KTVU-2 for the “error”. At least they were gracious enough to admit that they should have done their job a whole lot better: