SEAL Team has invented a new UK news service… but didn’t think very hard about what to call it


CBS (US)’s SEAL Team might aspire to verisimilitude in its depiction of how an elite Navy SEALs unit might operate. But in its latest episode, Credible Threat, it had to come up with a good name for a UK TV news service – presumably because no one would give it the rights to use theirs. They did their best to mock up something that looks like a cross between BBC News and Sky News, but I’m not sure if they spent as long thinking about what to call it…

UK Brit News

Très authentic, non?