#Fail: Zooey Deschanel Mistakenly Identified as Boston Marathon Bomber

For a few moments the quirky starlet was mistakenly identified by a local Fox News affiliate as the Boston Marathon bomber.  Not because anyone actually believed Deschanel to be the culprit, but because the auto-correct, speech-to-text magic that translates live news broadcasts into closed captioning thought her name sounded like Chechen bomber Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev.

Say it fast enough and you can start to see - or rather hear - how the honest mistake could have been made.

NPR’s Peter Ogburn first tweeted the screen-capture pic, which Deschanel retweeted:

It’s okay though: Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz quickly assembled the team from Bones to prove Zooey’s innocence.

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