“Dude, of course I know. It was the CIA who organised to have him killed, and then conveniently had some bystander killed as the suspect,” Aaron explained. The TV now on mute showing repeats of a short black-and-white recording.
“That’s the dumbest thing I’ve ever heard, why would the CIA want him killed?” Marc shot back.
“Well, like, so his policies were super weak in the eyes of the CIA, and they were worried that he’d get back into power. Because he was supposedly really supportive of an independent Cuba, and he also wanted to avoid war with the USSR, but the CIA wanted to nuke them so as to avoid any issue the USSR represented.”
“Oh, that makes sense, except for the bit why the CIA had him killed! Like seriously, if you own the intelligence, you’re supposedly as big as the CIA are, and you supposedly have a knowledge of subtlety, why would you kill the President of the United