In the simplest of ways it means "news". Made famous by Hip Hop artist Grand Puba.
Yo man, what's the Cronkite?
by Bonita Applebum February 02, 2006
Can you define these popular missing words?
Description of a situation that was desirable to the individual.
Yo, that shit last night was cronkite.
by Lil' "Whhhhatt? ohhkay" Jon April 20, 2004
marijuana; a variation on "chronic"
Oh, no way we're watching "Super Troopers" without I'ma split the ziplock on this cronkite first.
by Puppy Love November 30, 2006