It Turns Out Sea Foam isn’t Sewage

This is so disappointing. We wanted to think a reporter was dedicated (and crazy) enough to stand head deep in sewage for his job. But no. Sometimes sea foam is just sea foam.

So goes the lede to WaPo Paul Farhi’s enlightening piece on the now infamous Fox 5 weather reporter Tucker Barnes (not Carlson and we’re pointing our finger at you which foolishly confused the two) who stood in a green gunk live shot in Ocean City, Md. during Hurricane Irene.

Farhi unfortunately dispels the widespread rumor and assumption that Barnes was standing in sewage.

Read here.