Reporter Promotes Condom Use — “It Helps Protect Your Gear”
Galer’s colleague, ABC7’s Jeff Butera, then tweeted his own picture of Galer’s microphone up close along with the caption, “WE PRACTICE SAFE HURRICANE REPORTING.”
“Yes, it’s a condom,” he continued.
“Nothing better to waterproof a microphone. My Waterman Broadcasting colleague @kylagaler has been fielding lots of questions, haha. Moment of levity in this nasty storm…#HurricaneIan.”
The levity comes amid worsening conditions on Florida’s west coast, as Hurricane Ian rages with record-breaking storm surges and winds over 100 mph.