George HW Bush dies: CNN announces 24 hour ceasefire on criticising republicans
Former US president George HW Bush has died at age 94.
Out of respect, CNN has announced a 24-hour ceasefire on
A spokesman had this to say, “For years we have
He added, “Some say we’re exhibiting amnesia upon someone’s death but we’d like to assure the public that we shall resume our usual programming tomorrow.”
CNN received praise from other broadcasters for their patience. A spokeswoman from ABC News said, “Most stations just have one conciliatory article and then get right back to it. I think this action shows the great character of the leadership team at CNN to resist getting another kick in about Desert Storm.”
However, many on Twitter are confused about the correct response to take.
Should they be angry that CNN hasn’t used today to drive home the George HW Bush’s pardoning of war crimes? But then with many Kuwaiti’s expressing gratitude for being liberated from Saddam’s dictatorship, will they be seen to
Tom Franks, a socialist blogger
Reporter: John Spencer aka Not the Bible