Beware of Video (USS Enterprise Edition)
The first thing that comes to mind upon viewing this story is: if in the videos themselves one felt the need to issue a disclaimer about one’s superiors being unaware of the videos and their contents, then perhaps making the videos in the first place was unwise.
Via ABC News: Navy to Investigate Carrier Captain’s Lewd Videos
Regardless of anything else, it strikes me as poor judgment to put something on video like this that always had the chance to become public, especially when they were shared in a semi-public environment to begin with.
Indeed, as the Rex Ryan situation from last month illustrated: video has a way of making into the public domain.
And, ultimately, the potentially most damaging type of media is video.