As Twitchy told you, the deadly “road rage” attack in New York that left a reported seven people dead (so far) is being investigated as a terrorist incident. According to multiple media reports, the suspect shouted “Allahu Akhbar.”

But CNN found a less problematic way to frame it:

Yep. Thanks a bunch.

CNN’s Jake Tapper defended the network’s wording:

Fair enough. But why not just spell it out, since everyone knows what “Allahu Akhbar” means anyway?

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