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NBC News’ Chuck Todd accuses CNN of ‘breaking news’ abuse

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By Doug Powers  •  March 21, 2014 09:59 AM

**Written by Doug Powers

NBC News’ chief White House correspondent and host of MSNBC’s “Daily Rundown,” Chuck Todd, is being critical of CNN’s wall-to-wall “breaking news” coverage of the missing Malaysia Airlines 777. CNN’s reporting has included little actual “breaking” news but plenty of “black hole” theories and cool toy planes:

To provide a “teachable moment” for CNN, here are some scenarios in which the “breaking news” label is acceptable, courtesy of MSNBC:

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Get with the program, CNN — you’re embarrassing all the other “real journalists.”

**Written by Doug Powers

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