Government SNAFU: Here’s Why ‘Chernobyl’ Was Trending On Social Media

Written by Wes Walker on January 13, 2020

Remember this story the next time Socialists promise to make your life better by putting the government in charge of more things.

Good news, Hawaii, it’s not your screw-up we’re laughing at this time

Yes, the TV show did well during the Golden Globes. By social media terms, that was *forever* ago. Why would Chernobyl be trending again?

Early on Sunday morning, Canadians got the following alarm message on their emergency warning system… and yes, this included cell phones.

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About two hours later, there was a follow-up ‘oops’ message.

Even the Weather Network got in on it…

Social media lit right up.

That’s one hell of a photo in that next one.

“Hey Bill, please tell me that’s the sunrise…”

The obvious questions about government competence came up.

Including this writer’s favorite:

Hey guys, I’ve got a great idea.

Let’s put the government in charge of our health care, too!

What could *possibly* go wrong?

What’s that? Oh, my. That’s quite a long list.

On second thought…

 

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