Stop! Our aching sides!

Yes. Yes it did. Piers Morgan had the noted security expert, “comedian” Russell Brand, weigh in on the NSA scandal on Friday night.

Heh. Well, now we know at least.

The mockery after the show was side-splitting and Twitter users are still gasping for breath.

https://twitter.com/w_hogan/status/345732975696175104

Dude. Bonus points for the Carrot Top reference.

https://twitter.com/LeHammer14/status/345898154681581568

And win:

https://twitter.com/Will_Antonin/status/346045706924072960

Beautiful.

This Twitter user has an exit question for CNN producers:

Zing!

“Real journalists,” people!