NBC Chicago confuses BTS’ RM with Kim Jonghyun while reporting the SHINee member’s death.

NBC Chicago apologizes for an error committed during reports of the death of SHINee’s Jonghyun.

During the broadcast of ‘5AM Morning News’ on December 19, the broadcaster mistakenly used BTS footage. And they showed RM as being “the member of the South Korean group SHINee”. Who died on the 18th.

However, the error of the American broadcaster didn’t go unnoticed. And soon it suffered heavy criticism in the social networks. NBC Chicago used their Twitter account to apologize to fans, saying:

“Yesterday, while reporting on the death of Kim Jong Hyun, a member of the popular South Korean boy group SHINee. NBC 5 mistakenly aired video of the group BTS during our morning newscast. We sincerely apologize for this error.”


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Source: allkpop



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