Closed Captioning Error Names Zooey Deschanel as Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect


Closed Captioning Error Names Zooey Deschanel as Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

During Friday night”s intense manhunt in the Boston area, a Fox news station”s closed captioning blunder provided a bit of comic relief for concerned viewers (April 19).

As law enforcement surrounded Boston Marathon bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the station referred to “19-year-old Zooey Deschanel.”

As keen-eyed viewers picked up on the mistake, celebs like Joel McHale shared a screen grab of the error on Twitter.

Eventually, it made its way to the “New Girl” star herself, who tweeted, “Whoa! Epic closed captioning FAIL! @joelmchale: Oh my.”