Local news station tweets porn link instead of weather map

Local News Station Tweets Porn Link Instead of Weather Map
Local News Station Tweets Porn Link Instead of Weather Map


Memphis residents looking to check a graphic weather radar Tuesday morning instead found something a bit more graphic than they initially believed. Just before 7 am local time WREG Channel 3 tweeted, "Use our interactive radar to track the rain and storms." But then instead of providing a link to the radar, the social media manager included a link to a PornHub account.

For those that don't know, PornHub is a video sharing site, similar to YouTube, that has hundreds of thousands of adult videos available to mobile device users.

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The post was eventually removed from the stations twitter account @3OnYourSide, which sounds like a title one might find on the video streaming site, but it wasn't removed before the whole ordeal became a meme.

Trey Heath tweeted an image with the caption, "I asked him to come to bed. He said, 'after I check News Channel 3 radar.'"

At least WREG caught the error and apologized. They also tweeted, "Have you you changed your passwords recently? Take it from us... Do it now. Also, resist public WiFi. For real..."

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