Editor’s note: See the update below.

You would have thought that viewers had had enough of CNN’s #DemTownHall Monday night, especially after one ridiculously convoluted answer from Hillary Clinton that showed why debates have time limits. It turns out there was time for just one more question for Clinton, and unfortunately, it looks like the good part is going to go unanswered.

Was this an accident? Has this kid ever played a plant in a school play before?

It certainly doesn’t sound that way. (Caution: The clip begins with Clinton cackling.)




Update. The kid who asked the question responds to the controversy:

Editor’s note: This post has been updated.