Yesterday, CNN discussed a theory that the missing Malaysia Airlines 777 might have been swallowed up by a black hole. Today, the focus turned to the Indian Ocean, and CNN went all out to re-create the scene:

An on-screen graphic probably would have been more intelligible:

Viewers are used to CNN’s “all out” approach to coverage of the missing jet (including the use of toy planes), but it never ceases to generate mockery:

Could this at least inspire an idea for MSNBC?

That is, if they haven’t done that already.