Verizon Accidentally Sent a Scary Emergency Alert Telling People to "Take Shelter"Casey Chan12/13/11 9:05am43EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkImagine your day yesterday. Maybe you were working. Maybe you were at home or at the grocery store. Now imagine at 12:27 PM you got an emergency alert message on your phone saying, "Civil Emergency in this area until 1:24 PM EST Take Shelter Now U.S. Govern". Wouldn't you freak the eff out?