By focusing on a soft drink consumed by the President during the aftermath of a terror attack, CNN once again discredits itself

CNN Airs Segment on Trump’s Soda Habit While NYC Terror Attack Unfolded

(Breitbart) CNN aired a segment on President Donald Trump’s soda consumption while New York City grappled with an attempted terrorist attack Monday morning.

The attack caused massive chaos near a New York City subway passageway near the Port Authority Bus Terminal during rush hour Monday morning.

While multiple outlets reported that a man allegedly detonated a pipe bomb in a subway corridor around 8:45 a.m., CNN broadcast a segment with the chyron, “NYT Report: Trump drinks a dozen diet cokes per day.”

Viewers quickly noticed and took the network to task for not reporting on the incident.


“More than an hour after the pipe-bomb story broke, CNN was busy with Trump’s Diet Coke,” crisis communication expert Yossi Gestetner tweeted, noting that the only mention of the incident was a tiny news ticker at the bottom of the screen saying, “New York police responding.”

Media Research Center vice president Dan Gainor also mocked CNN’s coverage, mentioning one of the network’s recent ad campaigns featuring an apple to fight against its reputation for “fake news.”

Even though other outlets rushed to report on the suspected attacker after he had been identified as 27-year-old Akayed Ullah and other aspects of the attack, CNN continued to air additional segments about Trump’s Diet Coke habit…

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