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  • Protest Interrupts Local Broadcasts [NEWSBREAKERS: "WE ARE PUTTING TELEVISON NEWS ON NOTICE.."]

    01/08/2005 7:29:26 AM PST · by fight_truth_decay · 122 replies · 16,336+ views
    NEWSBREAKERS ^ | January 6-7, 2005 | staff
    Protest Interrupts Local Broadcasts 1/6/2005 6:45 PM (WROC-TV Rochester) CBS The Thursday afternoon edition of News 8 Now At Noon was interrupted by protestors. The interruption occured as reporter Elizabeth Harness broadcast live the story of the Highland Hospital power outage. The group claimed to be a local media watchdog organization. But the group may be nothing more than pranksters intent on interrupting local news coverage. Three men in costume -- one wearing a flesh-toned body suit, labeled "invisible suit," interrupted Harness's live report. The man in the invisible suit jumped up and down behind the reporter, while two others...