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Well, at least they did not put small charges in gas tanks.

CBS News says an editor made an “audio error” in dubbing the sound of a loud traditional car engine over footage of the much quieter Tesla electric car in a “60 Minutes” story that aired Sunday.

Hey, at least it didn’t involve Lara Logan going “vrrooom vrrooom”.

It hasn’t exactly been a great period for the network of the now long dead Morrow and Cronkite.

It’s been a rough year at television’s most popular newsmagazine, with correspondent Lara Logan still on leave after an internal CBS report questioned her reporting and objectivity on a story about an attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya. Critics also questioned the show’s reporting on stories involving the National Security Agency and Amazon.

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