The #ChuckyEggChallenge And 13 Other Bizarre News Fails
Today, presenters on BBC Breakfast have been chucking eggs at each other. Why? To celebrate the Six Nations. Even more confused? Yeah, us too.
Calling it the #ChuckyEggChallenge, they want viewers to throw eggs to one another with a rugby-style pass. You have to see how many you can do within 20 seconds, without the egg breaking. Riiiiight....
— BBC Breakfast (@BBCBreakfast) February 5, 2016
Clearly a slow day in the office.
However, this did remind us of other bloody weird things that have happened on the news before, starting with...
That time a giant blue penis appeared near Cornwall.
When the BBC revealed some weird new years plans
Happy Chinese New year!! And it's going to be a filthy one if BBC news subtitles are anything to go by..... pic.twitter.com/Mie1zV1MAs
— NewsToad (@NewsToad) January 31, 2014
When there were some scary weather conditions
— John Starling (@John_hi6) August 5, 2015
When they told us some interesting information about John Kerry
BBC News don't realise how funny that accidental mistimed subtitle was. pic.twitter.com/UQtq1g2UR3
— Ali Tant (@alistairtant) June 24, 2014
When a reporter swallowed a fly on air
When they claimed that 'frog' is a type of weather
— Silly Subtitles (@SillySubtitles) October 16, 2015
When someone put a dildo in a reporter's ear
When they mistook a football player for Paul McCartney
According to ITV News, Manchester United are looking to a former Beatle to resolve their recent problems. pic.twitter.com/3ej7yiSI5j
— Sean (@WafcSean) January 27, 2014
When a newsreader tried to pretend that a ream of paper was an iPad
Always grab your office supplies before going on-air. BBC news reader appears to be holding a ream of paper. pic.twitter.com/dy50GoEXMm
— Sarah Sears (@iamsas) September 18, 2013
When they really needed to scrub up on their knowledge of political figures
I think the person who writes the captions for BBC News has completely lost the plot pic.twitter.com/yvRVhzVLkN
— Adam Hess (@adamhess1) June 5, 2013
When a guy had a really niche degree
— Silly Subtitles (@SillySubtitles) August 28, 2015
When Obama was really concerned about owls
— Leticia (@jumpingflorican) December 27, 2014
We're not actually convinved that this one is a mistake...
— Jimbo Loony (@JimboLoony) September 27, 2014
The Best Comedy Shows And Gigs Around The World 2019
Friends: The Parody Musical, Underbelly and Fleabag live!
Kendal Calling Festival's Comedy Line Up Revealed
Josh Widdicombe, Reginald D.Hunter & tons more.
FriendsFest Is Back!
The summer's biggest TV event is back!
The 2019 Oscar Nominations Are Finally Here And WOAH
There are some real surprises.
50 Super Weird, Crazy Fun Things To Do In London
Come sniff Amy Winehouse's poo. We dare you.
Amazing Shows, Gigs And Plays You Can't Miss In 2019
From comedy to cabaret, fill up your calendar...
The One With Russ' Turns 23 Today And It's Still Weird AF
Almost a quarter of a century later, we still don't get it.
23 Years Later, Friends' Russ VS. 'Snaro' Mystery Is Solved
THIS IS BRAND NEW INFORMATION!
25 Weird And Wonderful Things To Do This Christmas In London
'Tis the season to be (very, very) jolly...
The Comedy Lovers Christmas Gift Guide 2018
Get some LOLs in your life this Crimbo.
The Impractical Jokers Spill The Beans On Season 7 Christmas Finale
"Who knows, Santa may show up or may not, we'll see!"
New Look Just Released A Range Of Friends Christmas T-Shirts
Here's to a lousy Christmas, and a crappy new year!
2-4-1 Cinema Tickets To See Some Christmas Classics
Home Alone, The Muppet Christmas Carol, Elf, Bad Santa and more at the BFI!
Dude! Stoner Saturdays Are Coming to the BFI
Under 25? You can get in for just £3
RuPaul Hints Trixie Mattel SHOULDN'T Have Won All Stars Amid Elimination Changes
"I didn't count on the other girls who came back being so vindictive [to Shangela]!"
The First Toy Story 4 Trailer Reveals A Dangerous New Character
"Somebody get him before he pokes an eye out!"
Elle McPherson Sets Record Straight On Rumours She Regretted Starring In Friends
"Had I known how successful it was before going, I think I would have chickened out because it was such an iconic show."
Which WTF Advent Calendar Will You Choose This Crimbo?
Dog food, gin, and even cheese! We've got it all covered...
Here's Every Single Detail Released About The Impractical Jokers Movie
The HUGE pranks, the wrap cake, the DIRECTOR'S CHAIR? This is all too much...
Oh. My. God! Ugly Naked Guy Called For A Friends Reunion
HE TALKED ABOUT THE POKING DEVICE.