'A happy US primate!'
[CBS] "...According to the State Department, however, the U.S. can't confirm whether or not "the poor little monkey" ever actually made it into orbit."I saw the monkey - the pictures of the poor little monkey preparing to go to space," said Victoria Nuland, a spokeswoman for the State Department, when asked about "extraterrestrial primates." "We don't have any way to confirm this one way or the other with regard to the primate." ..."