[VIDEO] Miss Universe Announcement Controversy, Host Commits 3 Mistakes
This whole Miss Universe 2015 announcement really took the whole internet by storm.
First, host Steve Harvey mistakenly announced Miss Colombia as the winner.
But it turns the host got confused and mistook the 1st runner up as the winner.
The label Miss Universe was placed at the bottom right of the cue card which explains why he got confused.
Just a minute after Miss Colombia had her winning moment, Steve got back on stage and admitted a terrible mistake.
Miss USA, the third runner up is seen happy about the turn of events.
Pia, then took her moment and the rest is the internet’s work.
Steve immediately asked apology on Twitter.
“I want to apologize emphatically to Miss Philippians and Miss Columbia. This was a terribly honest human mistake and I am so regretful.”
And there went his second and third mistake, which Filipino netizens got irked and then asked demanded another apology from the host.
“Why Miss Philippians? It’s Miss Philippines” – says one netizens.
He also got the wrong spelling for Columbia, which should be Colombia.
This maybe caused by auto-correct on his smartphone. Nonetheless, the tweet was already removed from his public timeline.
— karla estrada (@Estada21Karla) December 21, 2015