Amazon might have last laugh with Prime Air drones, but in the meantime...

...social media is having a field day with drone delivery plan

Most of us know enough not to doubt Jeff Bezos of Amazon anymore, but his revealing last night of the company's planned unmanned drone-based delivery service called Prime Air has social media wiseacres showing their stuff (and skeptics railing about it being a holiday-timed publicity stunt). Leading the way on the wiseacre side is the new parody account @AmazonDrone, but here's a sampling of what else is flying around:

I missed an Amazon drone delivery. pic.twitter.com/neJxYANj6p

— B to A to the R R Y (@QuantumPirate) December 2, 2013

BREAKING: Etsy to begin delivering packages by barn owl.

— Ryan Calo (@rcalo) December 2, 2013

My cartoon - Amazon to deliver by drone pic.twitter.com/GNUPB3pC0n

— Martin Shovel (@MartinShovel) December 2, 2013

Just shot down my first Amazon drone. Scored a box of Pampers. #SystemNeedsWork

— Mark Childress (@markchildress) December 2, 2013

And more owl humor:

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