Mbc Under Fire For Using Ilbe Image In Bts News Segment

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MBC under fire for using Ilbe image in BTS news segment
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MBC under fire for using Ilbe image in BTS news segment

MBC is being criticized for using an image from the controversial online community site Ilbe. 

Ilbe is notorious for its misogynistic users who emphasize freedom of speech and use that right to make controversial statements and trends. One of these trends includes expressing hatred towards former President Roh Moo Hyun and mocking his suicide. 

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On September 7, MBC's 'News Today' covered the issue on alleged illegal marketing involving Big Hit Entertainment and its artist BTS. A silhouette image of a man was used to refer to CEO Lee who blackmailed the agency. 

MBC apologizes for the Ilbe image used during BTS news segment
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MBC apologizes for the Ilbe image used during BTS news segment

MBC officially apologized for the recent ilbe controversy. 

The short segment 'Entertainment Today' of 'News Today' came under fire for using an ilbe image of former President Roh Moo Hyun during their news report about BTS. 

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In response to the issue, MBC shared an apology via their official home page. The apology stated,

"We apologize to the viewers for the use of former President Roh Moo Hyun's silhouette in 'Entertainment Today'. 

SBS under fire for using Ilbe image stating 'Go To Hell Mr. Roh'
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SBS under fire for using Ilbe image stating 'Go To Hell Mr. Roh'

SBS is once again stirred up in a controversy for using an Ilbe image.

Ilbe is notorious for its misogynistic users who emphasize freedom of speech and use that right to make controversial statements and trends. One of these trends includes expressing hatred towards former President Roh and mocking his suicide.

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On the May 17 SBS Plus news broadcast, an image from Ilbe made an appearance, leading to a controversy.

Cannes Film Festival Under Fire For Using An Image Of The Wrong Jinyoung
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Cannes Film Festival Under Fire For Using An Image Of The Wrong Jinyoung

The promotional material for a film at the Cannes Film festival has brought in the wrong kind of attention for its embarrassing error.

The world-renowned Cannes Film Festival has found itself the subject of criticism after its recent screening of a French-Korean movie called Claires Camera.

The movie, about the film festival itself in some ways, is about a woman who sees the world as possibilities through the power of her camera lens and stars, among others, Korean actor Jung Jinyoung.

Pretty news reporter goes viral after wearing hot rash guard during a news segment
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Pretty news reporter goes viral after wearing hot rash guard during a news segment

Netizens are going wild after seeing a pretty weather forecaster reporting a news in a rash guard.

Broadcasted on July 13, YTN weather forecasterKwon Hey Ingave a weather report live from the Han River outdoor swimming pool.

Despite the tremendous heat wave, she did her best to show professionalism by going inside the pool herself, dunking her feet into thewater while holding onto her cell phone in one hand.

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