That. Was. Beautiful.
As Twitchy reported Monday morning, the Edward Snowden fiasco continues. This time, journos were hardest hit as they were trapped on a flight for which Snowden was a no-show.
CNN’s Jake Tapper is having a little fun with the debacle.
"As part of deal, Putin gets five more Super Bowl rings, da?"
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) June 24, 2013
Twitter users particularly loved his hilarious “final twist” snark-tweet.
— SecretLifeOfComedy (@SLOComedy) June 24, 2013
— Kimberly (@conkc2) June 24, 2013
@jaketapper Well done.
— Dr Hugo Hackenbush (@MangyLover) June 24, 2013
@jaketapper Golf clap.
— Ron McKinney (@macsmarts) June 24, 2013
This Twitter user offers up an alternate twist:
And the joke inspires some NSA zingers, natch:
NSA already knew that RT @jaketapper: Final Snowden twist…. The calls are coming FROM INSIDE YOUR HOUSE!!!!
— Reid Wilson (@ConsultReid) June 24, 2013
And NSA is listening RT @jaketapper: Final Snowden twist…. The calls are coming FROM INSIDE YOUR HOUSE!!!!
— Matt Apuzzo (@mattapuzzo) June 24, 2013
Keep the tweets coming, Mr. Tapper!