By now, you’ve probably read about Hawaii and the false alarm which was apparently set off during a drill by Hawaii’s Emergency Management Agency.
That one mistake, according to the official reports so far, set off every EAS – that’s Emergency Alert System – in the state of Hawaii, which included phone alerts and television screens flashing up messages urging people to seek shelter.
As we know now, it turned out to be a false alarm and people are already selling T-shirts and making jokes about the whole thing. Still, it’s pretty terrifying nonetheless – and here’s what flashed up on televisions when the EAS went off.
Take a look.