People Get Very Confused After Receiving the Same CNN Push Alert Over and Over and Over


In a case of extremely deep online irony, CNN’s latest story on Hawaii’s false ballistic missile alert was sent out to users of the network’s apps dozens of times by mistake.

Twitter reacted with scorn and ridicule for this too-perfect screw up.

While CNN’s missile alert story featured updates on the ongoing FCC investigation into what caused the notification to be sent out to Hawaii residents, the details of the piece were hardly mentioned as many on Twitter just laughed at the perfect coincidence:

Per CNN Communications, it appears this was an Apple News issue:

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