Mildly amusing cable-news moment alert! Mildly amusing cable-news moment alert! In Christiane Amanpour’s defense, it was probably a high-level source in the Syrian government calling her in the middle of her AC 360 appearance last night. Or maybe it was just the Chinese delivery guy, telling her he’s downstairs in the lobby. Either way, it got a chuckle out of Bill Kristol, so it was all worth it.