The “I’m not a doctor, I just play one on TV” analogy moved into the political sphere long ago, most recently when a faux doctor appeared at a town hall run by Democratic Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee.

Now we have something of a reverse analogy, someone who actually was a 9/11 Truther but who claims he was not. Van Jones, famous Glenn Beck foe and Green Jobs Czar, signed a petition calling for an investigation into whether the Bush administration knew of the 9/11 attacks in advance and whether the 911 Commission engaged in a cover-up.

Now Jones denies reading or understanding what he signed. But more evidence has been found that Jones was involved with the Truther movement as early as 2002.

Jones will end up resigning, and when he does, this will be his explanation:

“I am not a 9/11 Truther, I just played one in real life.”

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