NSFW: Denver Fox Affiliate Inadvertently Airs Penis Selfie
What do a helicopter crash, Seattle’s Space Needle, Johnny Depp and rather large penis selfie have in common? Give up? They all appeared inadvertently in a morning news segment on Denver Fox affiliate KDVR Tuesday.
As part of news coverage of a helicopter crash in Seattle, Denver Fox affiliate KDVR’s morning news program showed a series of photos taken and posted on Twitter. Anchorman Kirck Yuhnke identified the first shot as smoke coming from the crash site with Seattle’s iconic Space Needle in the background. Following the crash photo, a series of unrelated images popped up including Johnny Depp as "Edward Scissorhands", an unidentified food photo and finally a large penis selfie.
As Yuhnke heroically attempted not to draw attention to the inadvertent porno-gaff, the others sitting with him, especially meteorologist Jennifer Broome winced, covering their mouths in shock.
The segment quickly went viral on social media and even earned some airtime on television shows Wednesday.
The Fox Affiliate apologized on their Facebook page saying: