You're Using DEFCON Levels Wrong
Plenty of folks (like CNN's Dana Bash) say DEFCON 5 is the most severe level. Nope.By Carter Woodiel | October 8, 2016
Friday night, CNN's Dana Bash used a popular analogy to describe panic in the Donald Trump campaign.
"What's going on inside Trump Tower right now?" CNN anchor John Berman said.
"As you can imagine, DEFCON 5 would probably be an understatement," Bash said.