Comment: Found stooges to blame. No weapon recovered. No ammo found.

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Found stooges to blame. No weapon recovered. No ammo found.

[Gentleman from Missouri rises to speak before the US House of Representatives about four wayward planes...

Speaker of the House: Gentleman from Missouri. You have 2 minutes.

Gentleman from Missouri: [Shuffle to podium; remove riverboat pilot cap] Them four wayward airplane are innocent! Didn't do the deed. They're still flying.

[Murmur spreeds across the House Chamber]

Why? Twas fake.

[Murmur excalates]

Why do I call it fake? ... Because it was fake... Still is.
But, I guess it depends on your definition of what "is" is.

Speaker: [Pound gavel.] The gentleman is out of order! ... Please step away from the mic... Your time is over... We will take a short recess. [Pound gavel. Twirl & leave post haste.]

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul