WATCH: CNN Cuts Bernie Sanders OFF AIR After He Calls Them ‘Fake News’
CNN was interviewing Bernie Sanders this afternoon, when Sanders made a “joke” calling CNN “fake news”. But the producers at CNN evidently didn’t think it was very funny.
First, they embarrassed Bernie by cutting off his audio feed so he looked like a fool.
Then they used that ‘technical glitch’ as an excuse to cut him off the air completely.
Here’s the video:
They eventually had Bernie Sanders back after the commercial break, and started off the conversation with the host reminding the audience that Sanders was just joking when he called CNN “fake news”.
It seems like CNN meant to send a message: They don’t even want you joking about them not being credible, when you’re a guest on their network.
Here’s a compilation of other times that CNN has cut the feed on their guests: