By Daria / January 13, 2014 Share Tweet Pin Share Share I picked up the following joke from one of the forwarded emails. No idea who the author might be or who wrote it down etc. I only hope it makes you laugh!! 🙂 His request approved, the CNN News photographer quickly used a cell phone to call the local airport to charter a flight. He was told a twin-engine plane would be waiting for him at the airport. Arriving at the airfield, he spotted a plane warming up outside a hanger. He jumped in with his bag, slammed the door shut, and shouted, ‘Let’s go’. Photo “twin engine plane at airport” – courtesy of scottr5150 The pilot taxied out, swung the plane into the wind and took off. Once in the air, the photographer instructed the pilot, ‘Fly over the valley and make low passes so I can take pictures of the fires on the hillsides.’ ‘Why?’ asked the pilot. ‘Because I’m a photographer for CNN’ , he responded, ‘and I need to get some close up shots.’ The pilot was strangely silent for a moment. Finally he stammered, ‘So, what you’re telling me, is . . . . . Photo “Mr Funny Face” – courtesy of Julie Grath You’re NOT my flight instructor?’ . .