CNN Spent An Insane Amount Of Time Covering Missing Flight 370 Wednesday Night

BREAKING NEWS: There are no new developments in the story.

Between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, CNN devoted 256 out of 271 broadcast minutes covering Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 which disappeared six days ago.

That's just 17 minutes less than MSNBC spent covering the Chris Christie bridge scandal in the first 24 hours after that story broke.

CNN had everything from computer recreations…

… to Bill Nye "The Science Guy."

After everything was said and done, here's what the network's morning show, New Day, had to report on the situation this morning.


Based on the ratings, America seems to like this speculation fest, so expect more of this well after the mystery is solved.

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