• South Korean Network in Hot Water Over Use of Country Stereotypes During Olympics Opening Ceremony

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    South Korean television network MBC has apologized for the graphics that accompanied athletes of several countries as they marched in during the Opening Ceremony's Parade of Nations Friday.
    Among the images criticized by viewers was that of the destroyed nuclear power plant in Chernobyl as Ukraine's flag-bearers entered. And Haitian athletes arrived alongside a caption reading, "The political situation is fogged by the assassination of the president."
    Italy was signified by an image of pizza, El Salvador was pictured representing Bitcoin, Norway's graphic was salmon, and a photo of Dracula...
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