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# oops - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge Pop divas and funny faces: A beginner's guide Scarlet For Yiz

Pop divas and funny faces: A beginner's guide

Beyoncé isn’t the only one prone to making a few funny expressions on stage

# oops - Monday 28 January, 2013

Twitter’s new video app accidentally puts porn as its ‘Editor’s Pick’

Vine users were surprised to see six seconds of smut as an editorial choice – which Twitter has blamed as ‘human error’.

Iceland did not need to repay Dutch and UK savers, says court

A European court ruled today that Iceland was entitled to refuse to pay immediate deposit guarantees to savers when a major bank collapsed.

# oops - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 funny wrong answers kids have given on tests Oops This post contains images

8 funny wrong answers kids have given on tests

What is a nitrate? You might be surprised…

# oops - Monday 21 January, 2013

From The42 Surprised Tiger missed the cut last weekend? You probably haven't seen this awful drive Oops This post contains videos

Surprised Tiger missed the cut last weekend? You probably haven't seen this awful drive

Last seen on the par-five at Deer Park.

# oops - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Polish Prime Minister embarrassed by Irish photo blunder

Prime Minister Donald Tusk launched a major initiative to promote Polish families – but used a photograph of Irish people by mistake.

# oops - Saturday 8 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge 7 premature celebrity autobiographies Oops

7 premature celebrity autobiographies

Write a memoir at the ripe old age of 16? Sure why not.

# oops - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Russia briefly bans YouTube 'by mistake'

YouTube briefly appeared on the list of banned addresses today – but officials in Russia blamed a technical error.

# oops - Thursday 8 November, 2012

From The42 Joakim Noah 'regret' after trying 3-pointer to win burgers for Bulls fans Oops

Joakim Noah 'regret' after trying 3-pointer to win burgers for Bulls fans

Bulls fans can get a free Big Mac if the team scores 100 points in a home win, so when the ball fell to Noah with three seconds left, there was only one thing to do.

# oops - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Google shares plunge as bad results are released prematurely

Shares fell more than 9 per cent in Google after it mistakenly filed its latest earnings too early.

# oops - Friday 12 October, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Sergio Aguero on the first time he met Lionel Messi Oops This post contains videos

VIDEO: Sergio Aguero on the first time he met Lionel Messi

The Manchester City striker put his foot in it, and then some.

# oops - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Designer cancels Paris Fashion Week show after whole collection lost

The PR company representing the designer said they don’t know how the collection was lost.

# oops - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Iran's news agency: Sorry we mistook a story from The Onion for real news

Iran’s state news agency ran a story about an opinion poll which found Mahmoud Ahmadinjad was more popular than Barack Obama. Only problem? It was from The Onion.

# oops - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Owners of 'Hitler' clothing shop: 'We didn't know who he was' Oops

Owners of 'Hitler' clothing shop: 'We didn't know who he was'

The owners of an Indian menswear store said they thought ‘Hitler’ was just the nickname given to a strict grandfather.

# oops - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Man orders flat-screen TV online... gets semi-automatic rifle instead

US police are investigating circumstances of shipment error.

# oops - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

New Yorker journalist resigns after fabricating Bob Dylan quotes

Journalist and author Jonah Lehrer has had his latest book pulled from shelves over quotes that ‘didn’t exist’.

# oops - Monday 30 July, 2012

London 2012: police lose keys to Olympic venue

Scotland Yard insists there is no security issues surrounding the latest Olympics-related gaffe.

# oops - Thursday 26 July, 2012

From The42 New gaffe as Welsh star described as 'English' Oops

New gaffe as Welsh star described as 'English'

Welsh midfielder Joe Allen was described as “English” in a team programme.

# oops - Friday 6 July, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…

# oops - Monday 11 June, 2012

Cameron leaves daughter, 8, behind in pub mix-up

Nancy Cameron was left behind in a pub when she went to the toilet as transport was being arranged.

# oops - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

From The42 Burn: Tiger Woods' website scrubbed Phil Mickelson from the all-time wins list Oops

Burn: Tiger Woods' website scrubbed Phil Mickelson from the all-time wins list

Lefty doesn’t exist if you live in Tiger’s world.

# oops - Friday 11 May, 2012

JP Morgan blames 'sloppiness and bad judgement' for surprise $2bn loss

In a surprise conference call, the bank reveals that a single trader in London – nicknamed ‘Voldemort’ – has lost billions.

# oops - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Police appeal for information about £113,000 theft... from police station

The cash was seized under ‘proceeds of crime’ legislation in 2009, but was reported missing last September.

# oops - Friday 16 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Nike apologises for 'insensitive' Black and Tan sneakers... sort of Oops

Nike apologises for 'insensitive' Black and Tan sneakers... sort of

The sportswear manufacturer admits the ‘Black and Tan’ name was “insensitive”, but says it was “unofficially added by some”.

# oops - Thursday 15 March, 2012

From The42 Premier League chief sorry for comments in Doha Oops

Premier League chief sorry for comments in Doha

Dave Richards said football was stolen by UEFA and FIFA gangs. And then he fell into a fountain.

# oops - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

£50 iPads will not be delivered by Tesco

‘Every little helps’ slogan not applied in this case.

# oops - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

From The42 BASE jumper rescued after getting stuck in Arizona Mountains Oops

BASE jumper rescued after getting stuck in Arizona Mountains

A swift rescue operation was needed, after Sam Baker made a horrendous error recently.

# oops - Monday 23 January, 2012

ITV reprimanded for mistakenly showing 'IRA' video game footage

The UK media regulator said ITV “breached audience trust” by showing footage purporting to be of an IRA attack – but which actually came from a video game.

# oops - Sunday 8 January, 2012

A week of gaffes for British politicians

David Cameron himself is the latest to have to apologise for an ill-advised and offensive remark.

# oops - Saturday 7 January, 2012

US deported teenager to Colombia (even though she isn't from there)

The Texan teen was deported after pretending to be an illegal immigrant (and an adult) despite having no connections to Colombia.

# oops - Thursday 5 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Would you trust this man to tell you a website is secure? Oops

Would you trust this man to tell you a website is secure?

Phil Hogan told the public not to worry about security on the household charge website – but his own site is so dangerous that most browsers won’t even open it.

# oops - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

From The42 Olympic synchronised swimming tickets oversold by mistake Oops

Olympic synchronised swimming tickets oversold by mistake

Locog have asked 3,000 customers to return tickets after accidentally overselling the Olympic synchronised swimming events.

# oops - Friday 30 December, 2011

Mistaken 'hospital' tweet sparks fears for Nelson Mandela Oops

Mistaken 'hospital' tweet sparks fears for Nelson Mandela

The South African government was forced to deny Mandela was unwell – after a radio DJ mistook a ‘year in review’ programme for breaking news.

# oops - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

New York Times accidentally sends email to over 8 million readers

The company has apologised after the email which was due to go to around 300 people instead went out to over 8.6 million people worldwide.

Video: 2011 - the year in gaffes Review 2011 This post contains videos

Video: 2011 - the year in gaffes

From the government’s €3.6bn ‘accounting error’, to confusing a Hollywood actor with a serial killer, here are this year’s most memorable gaffes.

# oops - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Watch: Man wins €290,000 supercar... then crashes it six hours later Oops This post contains videos

Watch: Man wins €290,000 supercar... then crashes it six hours later

David Dopp was very, very happy when he won a Lamborghini. Later, not so much. See the video here…

# oops - Friday 25 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Russian newsreader sacked after giving Obama the finger - live on air Oops This post contains videos

Russian newsreader sacked after giving Obama the finger - live on air

Tatiana Limanova, a respected journalist on REN-TV, is sacked from on-air duties for “gross unprofessionalism”.

# oops - Friday 18 November, 2011

Sarkozy: Breast-feeding is like slavery

However, the French president welcomed Carla Bruni’s breast feeding, saying it means he doesn’t have to get up at night for his new daughter.

# oops - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…