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Friday, June 18, 2004
 
OK, the joke is getting old, but this is becoming surreal:
Leaders of 9/11 Panel Ask Cheney for Reports That Would Support Giant Turtle Theory

WASHINGTON, June 18 — The leaders of the Sept. 11 commission called on Vice President Dick Cheney on Friday to turn over any intelligence reports that would support the White House's insistence that there is a giant turtle lurking at the edge of the earth.

The commission's chairman, Thomas H. Kean, and its vice chairman, Lee H. Hamilton, said they wanted to see any additional information in the administration's possession after Mr. Cheney, in a television interview on Thursday, was asked whether he knew things about the flatness of the earth that the commission did not know.

"Probably," Mr. Cheney replied....
You can't make stuff like this up.
 
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