The first on-the-air blooper

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Thu Oct 25 19:52:58 UTC 2012

News recently about the 1878 first Edison audio recording notes that
(to quote Fox) "It's scratchy, lasts only 78 seconds and features the
world's first recorded blooper."  The speaker of nursery rhymes
recites some incorrect words, and says "Look at me; I don't know the song,"


The American Dialect Society -

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