With the markets in free fall and Super Tuesday just around the corner, America’s favorite business news channel suffers a brain freeze.
From The Wrap:
As news about the spread of the coronavirus gets more serious, a health-related map posted by CNBC offered a moment of absurdity Thursday. The map mislabeled almost every single state, eliciting a sort of Wait, what? double-take response from news consumers.
Axios chief financial correspondent Felix Salmon called it “the most glorious chart of all time.” See it for yourself via the Sun’s Chris Spargo, who posted a clear screengrab, here:
— Chris Spargo (@chrisonchris) February 27, 2020
My take: At least they got California right.