Great Moments in Broadcasting: MSNBC’s Mark Halperin Calls Obama a D*** [VIDEO]
GREAT MOMENTS IN BROADCASTING: MSNBC political analyst Mark Halperin has been suspended indefinitely after calling President Obama a slang word for the male reproductive organ on the network’s Morning Joe program. In all fairness, he used the word after being assured the show’s producer would use the seven-second delay to bleep it out. Unfortunately for Halperin, it wasn’t caught in time because they just happened to have a new producer at the knobs, who didn’t know how to use the delay button.
The video features the uncensored on-air moment, their discovery it was not censored, and the subsequent apology. The audio clip below the video is the censored version we played on the air that leads up to Halperin’s use of the word to give you some context …
Halperin calls Obama a d***. Censored: