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November 8, 2021 8:17 pm  #1

Que. "Mayor" Gives Victory Speech After 2 Networks Wrongly Say She Won

Oops! Talk about a comedy of errors. Two local French networks prematurely declared a candidate the victor in Sunday's Quebec City mayor's race, prompting the "winner" to give a victory speech she didn't deserve. Hours later, it became clear her opponent had actually won. 

Another sign of the power of the media and TV coverage and what happens when everyone jumps to conclusions. 

TV networks apologize after Quebec City mayoral candidate wrongly led to believe she won