Media Studies Story Covered by John Herrman June 17, 2014 Delta Airlines blasted after World Cup tweet depicts Ghana with picture of giraffe — which don’t live in country No giraffes in Ghana! Delta sorry for World Cup tweet Delta Air lines blasted for Ghana World Cup defeat ‘Giraffe’ tweet Delta’s World Cup Tweet Really Couldn’t Have Gone Worse Delta Airlines accused of racism over ‘giraffes in Ghana’ tweet Delta Airlines offends with World Cup tweet Delta Air Lines Loses the World Cup: What Do Giraffes Have To Do With Ghana? Delta Airlines thinks Ghana has giraffes and commits the first social media fail of the World Cup Delta Apologizes For Ghana Giraffe Gaffe On Twitter Delta Used an Image of a Giraffe to Represent Ghana in Tweet, But There Are No Giraffes in Ghana Giraffe gaffe: Delta apologizes for USA-Ghana World Cup tweet Delta Airlines World Cup tweet blasted after USA beats Ghana in opener Delta learns the hard way that Ghana doesn’t have giraffes Delta Airlines in Twitter storm after Ghana giraffe gaffe during World Cup Delta Airlines Tweets Apology after Depicting Ghana with Picture of Giraffe Delta’s Pro-USA World Cup Tweet About Ghana Called ‘Racist’ Delta Just Tweeted A Giraffe To Represent Ghana, Because Africa Delta Airlines Learns Giraffes Don’t Live in Ghana Delta’s World Cup social media giraffe, er, gaffe Delta Airlines Posted A Controversial Tweet Following The USA’s World Cup Victory Over Ghana Airline’s tweet to U.S. World Cup team panned as ‘poor taste’ Giraffe Gaffe: Delta Airlines drops the ball congratulating Team USA No giraffes in Ghana! Delta ‘sorry’ for World Cup tweet Delta Tweets and Deletes Seriously Inaccurate World Cup Image Twitter users unleash furor over Delta’s World Cup tweet Airline apologises for World Cup Twitter gaffe American Airline gets in trouble for ‘offensive’ World Cup tweet There Are No Giraffes In Ghana, Delta World Cup fans get bitter on Twitter over Delta’s racist slip-up Delta Apologizes for Boneheaded World Cup Tweet The biggest loser of the World Cup on Monday? Delta after its ill-conceived tweet following U.S. win Delta’s Twitter feed has a rough time Monday night When Tweeting About the World Cup Goes Wrong Giraffes because Africa Photo by Biological Ramblings. First links via Matt Pearce. facebook twitter google+ pinterest email Ghana giraffes is it racist the new golden age of media the world cup yes it is racist Snow Day How New York City's Monster Blizzard Became a Wee Snow Sprinkle disaster preparedness What Are You Buying For The Blizzard? class borefare Why Is the Middle Class? Culture (and TV) Quarterbacks, "Pool" Winter Has Come Blizzard-Hoarding at the Gowanus Whole Foods Tell Us More I Gave My Cat to a Robot the circle of life Magazine Taken to Slaughterhouse The Concessionist My Friend Is a Die-Hard Elitist Snob, So How Do I Fix Her?