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  • News 14 Carolina gets pwnt

    This article cracked me up. Check out the screenshots.

    http://www4.ncsu.edu/~smheath/news14.html

    On February 26, 2004, we had a snowstorm here in Raleigh, and all the news channels posted the businesses and schools that would be closed the next day. One of these fine news organizations, Time Warner Cable's News 14 Carolina, chose the most convenient but least secure method to allow businesses to report closings: the Internet. Well, it wasn't long before members of The Wolf Web, an NCSU message board, exposed this flaw. They went crazy, as you're about to see. The best part of the whole thing was once a closing was accepted, it could be edited on the Internet and would go straight to TV without having to be reviewed again, so a fake closing that seemed plausible the first time it was shown could be outrageous the next time.
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    Re: News 14 Carolina gets pwnt

    Great find Asch!

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      Re: News 14 Carolina gets pwnt

      That is SPECTACULAR.

      I can't imagine how much I'd lose it if while watching closings one day, "All Your Base Are Belong To Us" rolled across the bottom. :)
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        Re: News 14 Carolina gets pwnt

        It's gone from the Penny-Arcade site, but the WayBack Machine has it!

        http://web.archive.org/web/200210150...02-09-23&res=h

        Check out the first and last frames.
        "Hardly used" will not fetch a better price for your brain.

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          Re: News 14 Carolina gets pwnt

          Beautiful find.....that made my day

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