It was all a hoax.
The note-passing drama live-tweeted by TV producer Elan Gale was simply how he chose to amuse himself on a flight home this past U.S. Thanksgiving.
In a story that went viral, Gale chronicled a feud with "Diane in 7A," an insufferable woman who was treating flight attendants poorly.
He sent her a note with a glass of wine, essentially telling her to drink and shut up.
She was unimpressed, and the fight was on.
The battle in the air concluded with Gale handing Diane a very rude note — and Diane responding with a good ol' fashioned slap across his face.
Read the whole dramatic tale here.
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It didn't take long for critics to emerge, questioning the authenticity of Gale's tale.
First of all, Gale's lied on social media before, live-tweeting a non-existent blind date. That should hurt his credibility some.
Then there's the violence issue:
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