CNN made the decision to get up close and personal with the AR-15: they made up a completely new gun out of thin air. Let’s take a moment and meet the new “full semi-automatic AR.”

The person on CNN showing off the firearm, retired Lieutenant General Mark Hertling, seems to think there’s such a thing as a “full semi-automatic” AR-15. But the rest of us know better.

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If you want to hear the AR-15 described as being capable of firing on “full semi-automatic” just watch the video above. But the Tweets are where the humor is. Twitter responded appropriately to this particular error.

https://twitter.com/fyvie2/status/968327373358845952?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedailysheeple.com%2Ffake-news-cnn-invented-a-new-gun-meet-the-full-semi-automatic-ar_022018

You know, Kepe? Ditto…just…ditto. But there was plenty more humor over the false and nonsensical term used.

https://twitter.com/Gamma3set/status/968355540467404805?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedailysheeple.com%2Ffake-news-cnn-invented-a-new-gun-meet-the-full-semi-automatic-ar_022018

https://twitter.com/aaron_magro/status/968342046103699456?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedailysheeple.com%2Ffake-news-cnn-invented-a-new-gun-meet-the-full-semi-automatic-ar_022018

Of course, this is how it was meant, although it was incredibly misleading and may have actually melted a few snowflakes. 

https://twitter.com/PapaTodd1/status/968325577114562560?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.thedailysheeple.com%2Ffake-news-cnn-invented-a-new-gun-meet-the-full-semi-automatic-ar_022018

As we can all see, Twitter handled the situation appropriately. If you didn’t chuckle at that, let’s all take a walk down memory lane. At least a “full semi automatic” wasn’t as bad as this:

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“This is a ghost gun. This right here has the ability with a 30 caliber clip to disperse with 30 bullets within half a second. Thirty magazine clip in half a second,” said Kevin de Leon (D-CA).

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