Another Libyan TV Anchor Brandishes A Firearm On-Air


By Alex Weprin Comment

Maybe we can finally call this a “thing.” Back in March, we noted how an anchor for Libya’s state-run TV network delivered the news while brandishing an AK-47 and promising to defend Colonel Gadhaffi to the death.

Today, with Libyan rebels in Tripoli, Libyan TV anchors are once again brandishing firearms in an effort to “defend” the channels from attack.

Al Jazeera English caught the comments: