The Return of the Silver Blaze
Mitt Romney says if America is nuked, he will nuke back. Once upon a time a declaration like this wouldn't be news. The fact that it is, and likely to be criticized, is the interesting news in itself.
Gregory (Scotland Yard detective): "Is there any other point to which you would wish to draw my attention?"
Holmes: "To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time."
Gregory: "The dog did nothing in the night-time."
Holmes: "That was the curious incident."