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See above a screenshot from the MSNBC clip, via Mediaite. (Credit: MSNBC, via Mediaite)

MSNBC showed a banner reading “Prostitute Speaks” over a clip of French president Nicolas Sarkozy, Mediaite reported.

Media Bistro’s  TV Newser noted that the wrong banner was intended for a report on “the Colombian prostitute at the center of the Secret Service scandal” and only was “on screen for about two seconds.”

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MSNBC Airs ‘Prostitute’ Banner with Sarkozy Clip

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