Huffington Post reporter Ryan Reilly made pretty much all of Twitter do a double-take, check again to make sure he wasn't joking, then double over in laughter and ridicule. And he did it with just one little tweet:
After some disbelieving responses, Reilly apologized, which is really rather revealing of how utterly detached our news media is from the common man.
Anyway, there was some grade "A" mockery served up to Reilly via Twitter, all asking if he could "confirm" these "weapons" found at Ferguson:
We have a feeling that Ryan Reilly won't ever forget what earplugs look like for the rest of his life. But the question still remains: What kind of life does a person lead that he's never seen them ever?