12 Epic News, Commercial and Game Show Bloopers

It’s a fact of life: If you put something on TV, and that something goes wrong, the world will see it. Whether it’s a TV commercial, a news episode, or a game show, unedited video footage has a knack for showing the raw side of reality. We collected 12 of the most epic bloopers we could find, for your viewing pleasure:

12. Too Much Booze Last Night

The entire staff of San Diego’s 10 News appears to be sorely hungover during this flop of a report.

11. Windows Acting Normal

Bill Gates presents Windows 98 on CNN–and get a blue screen of death.

10. Timing is Everything

This ad would be fine and well–if it didn’t happen to be horribly timed.

9. Reptile Affinity

Reptiles love this reporter.

8. The World’s Scariest Doll

Baby Laugh-a-Lot belongs in a horror movie.

7. The Hazards of Grape Stomping

A woman falls while stomping grapes.

6. Photo of a Winged Horse

Look at that horse!

5. Exercise Tones All Your Muscles

This workout leader experiences an unexpected exercise side effect when she sits up.

4. Peter Pan: Good Until the Very Bottom

Watch the bottom fall out of this Peter Pan commercial just before minute one…

3. Thunderstorm Tourette’s

This news meteorologist talks about more than just the weather towards the end of this clip.

2. High-Velocity Reporting

A sled flips over this reporter and knocks him on his face.

1. Catchphrase Chaos

This episode of the UK’s Catchphrase had some unanticipated animation.

Written by Drea Knufken

Currently, I create and execute content- and PR strategies for clients, including thought leadership and messaging. I also ghostwrite and produce press releases, white papers, case studies and other collateral.