It started with former Homeland Security Adviser and CNN contributor Fran Townsend reporting on CNN.com Wednesday that an arrest had been made related to the Boston Marathon bombings:
CNN went with it on TV but then conflicting reports surfaced and CNN didn’t know what to do:
Then CNN went back to reporting there was in fact an arrest:
Then they had doubts:
Again, they didn’t know what to do:
Finally, CNN got the sources that counted:
How it ended:
“Okay, so let’s reset. Let’s back up…”– CNN’s Chris Cuomo, who was anchoring the coverage.