Riley Quinn is a retired transgender pornographic actress. The entertainer used Twitter to thank CNN for airing the video.
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In 2014 the network covered the Jerusalem terror attack and weren't too concerned about accuracy. The Palestinians were the attackers but CNN published the headline "4 Israelis, 2 Palestinians killed in synagogue attack."
@CNN manages to get breaking report of #Jerusalem #synagogue #massacre as wrong as humanly possible, if briefly. http://t.co/SiLmE2B0uZ— (((Mayer Fertig))) (@MayerFertig) November 18, 2014
In August 2014, the network listed Niger as Nigeria:
Dear @CNN, the area you marked "Nigeria" is actually "Niger"; Nigeria is the area below it. Get a map-reader, please! pic.twitter.com/e03Fv1pcC2— Gimba Kakanda (@gimbakakanda) August 6, 2014
Last year, the network mistakenly identified a sex toy flag as an ISIS flag. John Oliver pokes fun at the network in the video below:
In 2009 the government was conducting a terrorist drill and the network jumped to the conclusion that it was a terrorist attack. Several media outlets picked up the story:
The above mistakes weren't as bad as the network's Thanksgiving Day oversight: