"Hello, Pope Is Dead" clip?
May 5, 2010 7:37 PM   Subscribe

Are there any clips preserved on the Internet of the "Hello, Pope is dead!" announcement which was transmitted during a live TV broadcast a few years back?

I've found quite a few references to it, but every link to the video is bad. And, complicating matters, there is now a band on Youtube going by the name "Pope Is Dead." Given the significance, and the fact that it was a short clip that would seem to fall under fair use protection (IANAL, YANML, etc.), it seems weird that every clip is gone. Am I just looking in the wrong places?
posted by fogster to Media & Arts (4 answers total) 3 users marked this as a favorite
Best answer: Is this what you're looking for?
posted by inigo2 at 7:43 PM on May 5, 2010

Best answer: Here's the Fox News broadcast screwup. I think what you're looking for is about forty seconds in.

This was the official announcement.
posted by lackutrol at 7:50 PM on May 5, 2010

Response by poster: Those are the ones! Thanks for finding what I couldn't.
posted by fogster at 7:52 PM on May 5, 2010

FWIW, the search I went with was: "fox news" "pope is dead"
posted by inigo2 at 8:18 PM on May 5, 2010

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