Who the heck vets CNN’s call-in reports? An unsuspecting news network anchor thought she was speaking to Adam Sure, a spokesperson for the San Francisco police department who was to describe the recent Napa Valley earthquake, but then the caller commented that the shaker felt like “a rumbling from Howard Stern‘s butt crack.”
The crank yanker turned out to be legendary prank caller Captain Janks..
CNN correspondent, Karl Penhaul, while delivering a live report from the Gaza Strip on Tuesday had to duck and cover after a blast from Israeli shelling of Gaza City struck a nearby building.
After the strike, smoke could be seen coming from the building.
The camera stayed trained on the blast, and viewers saw white smoke rise from the explosion site. After Penhaul ducked out of the shot and away from a window, CNN anchor Poppy Harlow explained what was happening. Continue reading