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Senior female television news anchor tells viewers ‘Tonight I will sound like a drunk’

By Mason White 5:13 AM August 4, 2013
Kerryn Johnson 

By: John Roberts
(Scroll down for video) A popular female television news anchor caused controversy after telling her audience that “tonight I am going to sound like a drunk,” according to video uploaded to the internet.

Now, the video clip of the Australian news presenter, has gone viral after she accidentally made ​​the comment, live on air.

WIN News Canberra anchor Kerryn Johnson began her live broadcast with a joke saying. “Good evening. Tonight I’m going to sound like a drunk.”

The 30-second news clip has been making the rounds on social networks, though Johnson herself has expressed shame for the gaffe.

WIN News issued a statement after the incident saying: “Kerryn Johnson usually sets a very high standard for herself. For her to go on air when she had no intention of it, has been more than embarrassing for her. Kerryn has presented the news for more than two decades and has never been involved in anything like this before. We are sure that our viewers will understand.”