Best of US news networks geography fails

alittleecon

This photo just popped up on my timeline. It’s got to be either photo-shopped or the graphics guy taking the piss right? US news networks do have a reputation for not really knowing where stuff is though. Here are a few more examples.

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Perth is in Tasmania? Also “Seach”?

London calling: CNN's graphic pinpointed the capital city as being situated in Norfolk

London is in Norfolk?

Iraq, Egypt. What’s the difference?

Ukraine, or Pakistan?

Don’t think that’s quite right either.

Nearly all of these are CNN by the way. You’d think after the first couple of times they’d actually start checking these things before they go out.

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