PBS’ Decision to Air Taped Fireworks Display Angers Viewers

One user on social media called it "the Milli Vanilli of fireworks."

TV viewers vented on social media after PBS aired a pre-taped July 4 fireworks display Monday in lieu of live footage. The sky was overcast Monday night in Washington, D.C., so PBS chose instead to air what it called “a combination of the best fireworks from this year and previous years,” a decision greeted with mostly derision by its audience….