CNN Made A Very Embarrassing Mistake When Reporting On The Gay Pride Parade 6 years ago

CNN Made A Very Embarrassing Mistake When Reporting On The Gay Pride Parade

There were amazing scenes all over the world as people celebrated Gay Pride yesterday but one news channel suspected a more sinister motive.

CNN were reporting on the London parade when they spotted a flag that they believed to represent terrorist group ISIS and spent a considerable amount of time discussing the relevance of the banner in its broadcast.

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However, it turns out that the flag in question was not covered in Arabic lettering but rather, dildos and butt plugs - with Twitter users quick to point out reporter Lucy Pawle's error.

H/T to JOE.ie for this one!