Intern Fired After Confirming Racist Pilot Names To KTVU After Crash

Speaking of Asiana Airlines Flight 214, the National Transportation Safety Board intern who confirmed the false, racist Asian-sounding names of the pilots to an Oakland TV station has been fired. Did he really expect to keep his job after that? » 7/16/13 11:41am 7/16/13 11:41am

Taiwanese Animation Of KTVU's ‘Ho Lee Fuk’ Incident Is Super Racist

Yes, KTVU made a mistake with the racist prank names they aired as actual members of Asiana flight 214's crew. Now, Taiwanese animators have released their own rebuttal. And if you thought that the original mistake was racist, well, you ain't seen nothing yet. » 7/15/13 11:33am 7/15/13 11:33am

Asiana Airlines Will Sue KTVU Thanks To Racist 'Ho Lee Fuk' Debacle

On Friday, TV station KTVU in Oakland, California, stated that the names of the crew on the crashed Asiana Flight 214 were "Sum Ting Wong," "Wi Tu Lo," "Ho Lee Fuk," and "Bang Ding Ow." That was obviously wrong. Now Asiana is suing KTVU over the incident. » 7/15/13 10:10am 7/15/13 10:10am

Asiana Airlines Headline Called “Racist” and “In Bad Taste”

This weekend, tragedy struck. Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crashed in San Francisco. Over 180 people are injured, and two are dead. Nineteen passengers are still hospitalized, with six still in critical condition. Two thirds of the passengers were Asian, which is why the Chicago Sun-Times's headline is angering some… » 7/08/13 7:55am 7/08/13 7:55am