Friday, August 26, 2011

Shark swims in flooded streets of Puerto Rico following Hurricane Irene

And if you believe that headline, you'll believe everything you see on the news. To you people, listen up: Photoshop can make things look real. Don't be gullible.

Unfortunately, news about this unique technology called Photoshop has yet to reach Miami's Channel 7 News team, which reported on a great white shark swimming a flooded street in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Irene.

Instead, it ought to have been reporting on the Photoshopped photo of a great white shark swimming in a flooded street in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Irene. You know, like The Washington Post did.

Instead, its viewers got this report:

Again, don't believe everything you see or hear in the news, lest you fall for faux news.

Thanks to The Dorsal Fin

Follow Outdoors720 on Twitter at @outdoors720
Subscribe to Outdoors 720 by email

Other interesting posts on Outdoors 720:
Don't believe this, either
Shark goes after tarpon and fisherman catches it on film
World-record great white shark caught and released by 'Shark Men'
 submit to reddit

No comments:

Post a Comment

Thanks for visiting Outdoors 720!!

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.