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Cable news channels were hardly alone in leaping to the conclusion that the story meant Republicans were poised to retake control of Congress - which, if true, would be evidence of a huge shift toward John McCain in the presidential race.
But he similarly admits that he had never encountered a case of possession before leaping to the conclusion that one of his patients was possessed.
The deal does not include any significant land or stabling, so anyone leaping to the conclusion that the move is a precursor to a second phase in McCoy's life can think again.