"Well, how did you like Men in Black?" he asked her, as they drove home from the movie.
As the car turned the corner, the conversation was interrupted by the sight of a very bright shooting star. As they watched, though, that one bright light was joined by several more, and the UFOs traversed the sky in formation.
Being logical individuals, yet having been conditioned over the past two hours to believe in aliens, they struggled to make sense of what they were seeing. When they got home, they turned on the 10:00 news.
Late word from the Pentagon says it was a Russian rocket that crashed into the Pacific Ocean, with debris possibly spreading over Western Washington.
Thanks for lively imaginations, and logical explanations.