Last night there was a bomb scare in Times Square, New York, that was less a scare than an actual, you know, bomb
. The "amateurish" car bomb was an SUV carrying three canisters of propane, ten gallons of gasoline, and some fireworks. While it's a bit beyond our purview to cover the event itself (we'll leave it to Mediaite), we did notice something funky on CNN
Weekend CNN Newsroom
anchor Don Lemon
was alarmed that he was unable to get a clear picture of the Times Square area on Google Earth. After using blurred footage from Google Earth as an illustration of the tight security around the area, he asked his guest, Tom Fuentes
, former FBI
Assistant Director of International Relations, what this might mean.
His guest's answer was not exactly... well. Informed