‘Hilarious comeback’: Brit Hume links article, assures critic it’s not too intellectually challenging

Fox News senior political analyst Brit Hume tweeted a link to former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint’s rebuttal to Vladimir Putin’s criticism of the notion of American exceptionalism:

Hume was then tweeted this “no thanks”:

At which point Hume responded in his own dry-yet-humorous fashion:

Cue the mushroom cloud: